Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Roadways map
World Machine Tools Industry
Market Watch - 5/28/2015 6:31:59 AM
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Saudi women defy driving ban and take to the roads – in a videogame
Reuters - 5/28/2015 10:13:53 AM
Set in a post-apocalyptic world, “Saudi Girls Revolution” features Saudi women ... Dozens of Saudi women have taken to the road in recent years in protest at the ban on female drivers, leading to arrests and prompting a warning from the Interior ...
China to invest nearly $900 billion in Silk Road projects
Firstpost - 5/28/2015 9:55:24 PM
... in economic corridors along the mega Silk Road and Maritime Silk Road initiatives with funds including from the newly-floated AIIB bank. Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli said the country is mulling six economic corridors with countries along the Belt and Road ...
Qatar property market likely unaffected by World Cup bid probe: analysts
Al Arabiya News - 5/28/2015 9:48:14 PM
Yet the real estate market for Qatar - one of the world’s richest nations - is unlikely to be affected, despite the government and investors pouring billions of dollars into the country’s infrastructure, including roads and stadiums. Ian Albert ...
Responding to the DRC’s priorities: Interview with World Bank Country Director Ahmadou Moustapha Ndiaye
The World Bank - 5/29/2015 12:25:43 AM
KINSHASA, May 28, 2015 — At the helm of the World Bank Group country office in the Democratic Republic of ... The World Bank has quite a diverse portfolio in the DRC, ranging from water supply, to road development, to health, to nature conservation ...
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen: D.C. Roads Feel Like a ‘Third World Country’
Transport Topics - 5/22/2015 12:44:10 PM
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) borrowed a page from the Joe Biden playbook May 22 by equating an aspect of American infrastructure to that of a Third World country to draw attention to the country’s aging transportation system. Vice President Biden last ...
Nabokov in America’ looks at how the country shaped the ‘Lolita’ novelist
Washington Post - 5/27/2015 4:48:47 PM
enormous country” that he and Lolita see by car. “Nabokov in America” is consequently almost a geographical study, as its subtitle, “On the Road to ‘Lolita,’ ” implies: Roper emphasizes Nabokov’s travels, largely his summer excursions out ...
Casket and body washed onto Texas road was dug up by extreme and deadly flooding
Leader Post - 5/28/2015 10:56:50 AM
A Texas man out of a morning bike ride made a ghoulish discovery: an occupied casket in the middle of a road. Officials say the coffin was ... Wimberly is in the heart of Texas wine country near Austin and it’s full of tourists on long weekends such ...
Two Story Road Paves the Path for Debut Album Success
NashvilleGab - 5/28/2015 5:16:13 PM
Two Story Road is a country music duo that consists of ultra-talented husband ... prizes, a photo booth area, and a WORLD PREMIERE First Listen to the EP. Are you intrigued? We most certainly are and cannot wait to be amongst the intimate crowd on June ...
It’s so hot in India right now the roads are literally melting: At least 1,100 dead in month-long heatwave
The Vancouver Sun - 5/28/2015 6:24:49 AM
Monsoon rains, expected to arrive in the southern state of Kerala in the first week of June, should bring some respite. The monsoon season runs through September as the rains gradually cover the entire country.
'World-Class Creeps,' Stormtroopers and Clueless Moms: When the Audience Becomes the Show
Billboard - 5/28/2015 5:13:14 AM
Dave Logan, PD of classic country Twang 106.7 Fort Myers ... Curb Records’ Lori Hartigan remembers working a Carrie Underwood show 10 years ago when the road manager ran up and urgently informed her that “a naked man” was in the meet-and greet ...
How The World's Largest Refugee Camp Remade A Generation Of Somalis
NPR News - 5/28/2015 3:25:52 AM
The world's largest refugee camp is also a giant social experiment ... A lot of differences," she says. "The roads were very bad. The schools were not even well-built." Crumbling roads and schools she could have predicted because of the war.
What Australia Can Teach the World about Surviving Drought
Scientific American - 5/28/2015 2:02:57 PM
The actions taken in Melbourne to reduce water demand per capita can be used as a road map for water-stressed places around the world, including California. From 1997 to 2009, Australia faced the worst drought in the country’s recorded history.
Accra MCE unhappy with road maintenance works
Modern Ghana - 5/28/2015 8:08:01 PM
Accra, May 28, GNA - Dr Alfred Oko Vanderpuije, Accra Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE), has called on the Urban Roads Department to exercise its ... Mr Kwadjo Yeboah, the Metropolitan Director of the Town and Country Planning said 239 street-naming ...
Choral Conductor Takes Music and Message of Harmony on the Road
Wall Street Journal - 5/28/2015 12:48:23 AM
As artistic director for the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles, one of the largest gay choruses in the U.S., Joe Nadeau travels the country trying to make the ... Dr. Nadeau frequently finds himself on the road. There are national and international GMCLA ...