Republic of Moldova Facts and History

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Flag of Moldova
National Flag of Republic of Moldova

Interesting facts about Republic of Moldova

  • Official Name: Republica Moldova (Republic of Moldova)
  • Form of Government: unitary parliamentary republic with a single legislative house (Parliament [101])
  • President: Maia Sandu
  • Prime Minister: Ion Chicu
  • GDP: 11.97 billion USD (2019)
  • Capital: Chișinău
  • Population: 2.658 million (2019)
  • Official Languages: Romanian
  • Currency: Moldovan leu
  • Timezone: GMT+3
  • Area: 33,846 km²
  • Dialing Code: +373
  • Major Mountain Ranges: the Codri Hills
  • Major Rivers: Dniester,Carpathian,Nistru
  • Continent: Europe
  • Border Countries: Moldova is bounded by Ukraine to the north, east, and south and by Romania to the west.

Map of Republic of Moldova

National Symbols of Republic of Moldova

  • National Bird: white stork
  • National Anthem: “Limba Noastra”
  • National Animal: The sheep
  • National Flower: basil
  • National Poet: Grigore Vieru
  • National Game: Trânta