Definition: This entry gives the total length of navigable rivers, canals, and other inland bodies of water.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Waterways map
Digital River World Payments Selected to Provide Global Payment Services for Tenfu Tenmax
Market Watch - 7/30/2015 1:49:40 AM
In 2014, Digital River processed more than $35 billion in online transactions, connecting B2B and B2C digital products companies and branded manufacturers with buyers across multiple devices and channels, and nearly every country in the world. Digital ...
Census Reveals 182 Tigers Left in World’s Biggest Natural Reserve
Voice of America - 7/31/2015 7:24:56 AM
The Sundarbans, spread across a 10,000 square kilometer delta, crisscrossed by scores of rivers, straddle the ... in a single natural habitat in the world. Now, after using camera trapping methods used in both countries, the entire forest is believed ...
Cris du Coeur: Lebanon’s Fortunes Eclipsed by Lost Opportunities
The World Bank - 7/30/2015 4:22:59 PM
Ferid Belhaj is the World Bank’s Director for the Middle East ... Foul odors and black smoke filled the air country wide. Rivers were fouled by garbage dumps, further depleting the environment and water resources. Politicians scrambled to find a solution ...
Germany wins 2nd straight world title in 5k team event
Beaumont Enterprise - 7/30/2015 6:38:59 PM
Germany won the 5-kilometer team event Thursday for the second consecutive time in open water swimming at the world championships. The trio of Rob Muffels, Christian Reichert and Isabelle Harle finished in 55 minutes, 50.6 seconds on the Kazanka River.
Maintaining what they love: Gold Country Trails Council keeps trails in top form
The Union - 7/31/2015 10:12:33 PM
It’s my favorite place to ride in the whole world. The first time ... suited for horses in the High Country. What she would like to see more of is trails in the southern reaches of the county — such as within the Bear River corridor and the Emigrant ...
Schlossman: Pretty clear that area has seen last of World Juniors
INFORUM - 7/31/2015 4:47:27 AM
The Grand Forks and Thief River Falls event was, by far, the most-attended World Juniors ever held in America and ... In 2014, he was named one of the top three beat writers in the country by the Associated Press Sports Editors. He has voted in the ...
Americans have new hopes to reclaim property seized by Cuba 50 years ago
USA Today - 7/30/2015 3:18:34 PM
Mack for USA TODAY) MIAMI — Across the country, thousands of Americans are storing fading ... images of the property and can't recognize anything. The house is gone. The river running through the property has run dry. Instead, he simply wants some ...
Down-To-Earth Fashion From NASA Satellite Images of World Capitals
Luxury Travel Magazine - 7/30/2015 1:06:43 AM
The Tiber River curves and ... timeless beauty and old world charm. This lush new member of Leading Hotels sits high in the mountains of Perez Zeledon, in the southern region of Costa Rica, in what is one of the country's best and last, to be-discovered ...
Only Three Townhomes Remain at CherryWood at River Vale
Patch - 7/31/2015 7:42:14 PM
“Residents here enjoy a bucolic setting that is just minutes from NYC, creating a world of opportunities,” explains ... membership rate the residents receive at the adjacent River Vale Country Club and Golf Course, which offers an 18-hole championship ...
61,000 millionaires left India in the last 14 years: Why are the richie rich fleeing the country?
Firstpost - 7/28/2015 11:46:11 AM
As Firstpost said earlier, close to 100 million Indians don’t have access to safe sources of water, which is not surprising because our waterways ... the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business index but India currently ranks 142 out of 189 countries ...
United States to host '18 World Junior Championship
NHL - 7/31/2015 5:19:04 PM
The IIHF World Junior Championship will return to the United States ... The annual tournament, which features 10 countries and many of the NHL's future stars, is traditionally held in late December and early January. This year's tournament will be held ...
Throwback Thursday: The First FIFA World Cup Final
sports.vice.com - 7/30/2015 1:16:52 PM
10 packed boats were chartered to take fans across the River Plate from Buenos ... nations had refused to travel to their country for the inaugural tournament. As such, they are the only side not to defend the World Cup. They reused to enter again in ...
Food Notes: Taste the world at Boise’s newest festival
Idaho Statesman - 7/31/2015 9:19:28 AM
A few select wineries — Cinder, Coiled and Telaya Wine Company — will be representing the Snake River Valley, offering a taste of Idaho’s burgeoning wine country. Tickets, ranging from $40-$50, are available online at tasteofmccall.com or at the door.
From Monica to Muna in Morocco: River Valley grad treasures Peace Corps experience
harborcountrynews.com - 7/29/2015 10:33:25 AM
is also known by another name in a small Moroccan village half-way around the world. There, she is called Muna, which means “to hope.” A graduate of River Valley High School (2006) and Grand Valley State University (2010), Groen holds a degree in ...
Heat Index World Record: At 159 Degrees, Iran Actually Breaks, Ties Saudi Arabia
The Inquisitr - 7/31/2015 10:59:40 AM
Everyone likes to win awards, but Iran’s 159-degree heat index is either tied or on the verge of breaking a world record that most countries would rather take ... and drunk swimmers – took to pools and rivers to cool down. Russia experienced its ...