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Ivan Dlouhy

"When I was offered a posting in Chisinau, I was skeptical at first. But this expat community made settling in so much easier. "

Kim Demers

"My expat friends from InterNations helped me discover Moldavia's historical and cultural heritage! "

Welcome to Our Community of Expats in Chisinau!

Bună ziua and a warm welcome to our Chisinau Community for expats! If you're looking to move to this thriving city, capital of the Republic of Moldova, look no further, as all the information you need is here. Ask our members, fellow expats and global minds in a worldwide network, who can provide first-hand knowledge and answer all your questions on how to smoothly relocate abroad. Whether you require information on working in Chisinau, a thriving financial and business hub, or where to stay and the city's education system, our expats can help.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Prague or Paris.

Join Our Exciting Events in Chisinau

Attend our monthly events and activities for Chisinau expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Chisinau Expat Guides

  • Moving to Chisinau

    Many expats decided on moving to Chisinau since it is the most lively and economically important city in Moldova: a rich and complicated history, as well as many leisure activities, contributes to the creation of a welcoming and vibrant city. Find out more in our guide!
  • Living in Chisinau

    The city of Chisinau has two faces, which all expats planning on living here will soon explore: on the one hand the many concrete and impersonal building, on the other the green and peaceful city center, with some interesting pieces of architecture. Find out more in our guide!
  • Working in Chisinau

    Chisinau is a wealthy city, with a growing economy and many opportunities for expats. It is the economic hub of the country, and it is also the cultural center, offering thus an enriching atmosphere. Find out all the opportunities and challenges of this capital city in our guide!

Exchange Tips about living in Chisinau

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow members in our Chisinau expat forums.

Find Out More about Chisinau and What It Offers for Expats

With a population of around half a million residents, Chisinau is Moldova's most economically prosperous city. Home to many large companies, including television networks, radio stations, and major newspapers, it also boasts the Cinema Patria, modern shopping malls (such as Malldova and Megapolis), a number of quality retailers, and many local bazaars. There are several amusement parks, too. Chisinau has a continental climate, with hot, dry summers and cooler winters. Dating from the 15th century, when it was a monastery village, today's city still retains many historic buildings, mixed with modern architecture, such as the Sky Tower and the headquarters of power company Union Fenosa.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in Jakarta or Vienna, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Connect with Other Expats in Chisinau through InterNations!

Your questions on life in Chisinau can be answered here by our members, who adhere to our principles of trust, friendly "netiquette", and polite behavior. On InterNations, you also have the opportunity to arrange to meet fellow expats in person through a safe, secure environment. Whether you enjoy a walk in the park, a visit to the museum, or socializing in the many hotels, restaurants and cafes, link up with like-minded expats through InterNations and meet new friends.

Ivan Dlouhy

"When I was offered a posting in Chisinau, I was skeptical at first. But this expat community made settling in so much easier. "

Kim Demers

"My expat friends from InterNations helped me discover Moldavia's historical and cultural heritage! "

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