Moldova Country in Europe information and photo #Moldova – Moldova flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Moldova, an Eastern European country and former Soviet republic, has terrain encompassing forests, rocky hills and vineyards. It shares linguistic and cultural roots with its neighbor, Romania. Its wine regions include Nistreana, known for its reds, and Codru, home to some of the world’s largest cellars. The capital, Chișinău, has Soviet-style architecture and the National Museum of History, exhibiting ethnographic and art collections.
Population: 3.559 million (2013) World Bank
Currency: Moldovan leu
Prime minister: Valeriu Streleț
Official language: Romanian