|• mayor||Constantin Scripnic|
|• Total||6.03 km2 (2.33 sq mi)|
|• Density||1,100/km2 (3,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
|Area code(s)||+373 22|
Ciorescu, formerly known as Cricova Nouǎ (Romanian; Russian: Новое Криково, Novoye Krikovo), is a commune in Moldova, located 14 kilometres (8.7 mi) in the north-east of Chişinău, the capital of Moldova. The commune is part of the Rîşcani sector of the Chişinău municipality. It is composed of three villages: Ciorescu, Făureşti and Goian.
The commune hosted the Basketball 2016 FIBA European Championship for Small Countries, which took place 28 June – 3 July.
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