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, 2014See also: Roadways map
These are the most dangerous roads in the world, according to WHO
FOX News - 2/21/2017 10:55:22 AM
Libya has the most deadly roads in the world, according to a study from the World Health Organization (WHO). With information from 180 countries around the world, WHO determined that low-income countries have the highest rate of road traffic fatalities.
South Korea will take lead in life expectancy by 2030, study predicts
CNN - 2/21/2017 11:27:00 PM
In 2015, global average life expectancy at birth was 71.4 years, according to the World Health Organization ... health risks as well as homicides and road accidents. Lack of universal health care in countries like the US is also thought to play a role ...
U.S. women make history at cross country skiing world championships
USA Today - 2/24/2017 4:06:47 PM
USA TODAY Sports Eight years ago, Kikkan Randall made history when she was the first American woman to win a cross country skiing world championship medal ... "To get that result after that long road back and also to share it with a teammate and have ...
World’s First Self-Driving Taxis Hit the Road in Singapore | REPORTERBOX
dougleschan.com - 2/26/2017 12:22:30 PM
Singapore became the first country in the world to launch a self-driving taxi service on Thursday, beating ride-hailing giant Uber Technologies Inc. by mere days.To Know More Details Please Watch The Video and Subscribe The Channel. Watch reporterbox , the ...
Emma Stone's road to the 2017 Oscars
ABC News - 2/26/2017 9:37:52 AM
Before this runaway hit, Stone had been part of a short-lived series "Drive" that focused on an illegal cross-country road race. But after her turn ... Davis in "The Help," Stone's first foray into the world of drama. "Everyone wants to talk about the ...
Burgers and ancient Roman roads: Businesses step up to preserve Rome's history
The Christian Science Monitor - 2/26/2017 2:45:40 PM
This week, a McDonald's outside Rome opened a two-millennia-old road to the public ... crisis and struggles to find the money to look after its 51 World Heritage sites – the most of any country in the world – let alone the thousands of other, lesser ...
The country that tourism has taken by surprise
BBC - 2/22/2017 7:05:07 AM
a PR organisation for the country. Iceland is experiencing a tourism boom that has taken it by surprise What’s going on? In many ways, Iceland provides a snapshot of several shifts going on in the world: a move everywhere towards service industries like ...
Lake created by landslide floods in Bosnia, closes highway
Philstar - 2/25/2017 6:21:36 PM
SARAJEVO — Flooding from a new lake created by a landslide in central Bosnia has shut down one of the country's main highways ... said emergency crews have redirected drivers to alternative roads and were struggling to defuse the lake's flooding threat ...
Minneapolis is country's 15th most traffic riddled country, study says
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 2/21/2017 6:33:30 PM
The Seattle-based global traffic-tracking company Inrix came out Monday with its 2016 Traffic Scorecard and found that the U.S. has five of the 10 most traffic riddled cities in the world. The company's study of 1,064 cities in 38 countries across the ...
UAE has best road quality but could do better on congestion
The National - 2/22/2017 7:33:45 AM
... the World Economic Forum that showed the UAE second on a list behind France as having the best roads in the world. On a scale of 1 to 7, with countries scoring 1 having extremely underdeveloped roads to those scoring 7 with extensive and efficient ...
USA fields full teams for IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala 2017
IAAF - 2/24/2017 11:59:14 PM
Anti-Doping Sanctioned Athletes List of athletes currently serving a period of ineligibility as a result of an anti-doping rule violation under IAAF rules PDF En Technical World Record Application Forms World Record Application Form - ROAD RUNNING EVENT ...
No surprise here: Los Angeles is the world's most traffic-clogged city, study finds
Los Angeles Times - 2/20/2017 4:18:41 PM
The U.S. had half the cities on Inrix's list of the top 10 most congested areas in the world and was the most congested developed country on the planet ... while the supply of roadway will remain flat," he said in a statement. Pishue suggests that ...
All Cars In Norway Will Be 100% Electric By 2025
WCCF Tech - 2/23/2017 10:34:31 PM
The country also has low annual road tax and no import or purchase taxes on these zero ... With companies working on similar agendas and accords like the Paris agreement in place, the world could become a better place with minimal emissions in the future.
Indian city where dreams come true, Mumbai, is also the country’s richest city
malaysiasun.com - 2/26/2017 1:34:05 PM
MUMBAI, India - According to a new report by the New World Wealth, India’s financial capital, Mumbai has been tagged as the country’s richest city ... Worli, Palm Beach Road, considered to be the richest areas. Overall, as of December 2016, India ...
Flood from lake created by landslide closes major highway in Bosnia
Hindustan Times - 2/25/2017 8:08:58 PM
(AP) Flooding from a new lake created by a landslide in central Bosnia has shut down one of the country’s main highways ... said emergency crews have redirected drivers to alternative roads and were struggling to defuse the lake’s flooding threat ...