full name: Republic of Moldova Moldova flag
capital city: Chisinau
population: 3,546,847 (July 2015 est.)
official language: Moldovan, Russian
business language: Moldovan, Russian and English
major religion: Christianity
intl.dialling code: +373
internet suffix: .md
time zone: UTC/GMT + 2 hours
currency: 1 leu = 100 bani
GDP - real growth rate: 4.6% (2014 est.)
GDP - per capita: $5,000 (2014 est.)
main export: Foodstuffs, animal and vegetable products, textiles
government: Republic
head of state: President Nicolae TIMOFTI
prime minister: Pavel FILIP