Ialoveni

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Ialoveni
City
Flag of Ialoveni
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Coat of arms of Ialoveni
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Ialoveni is located in Moldova
Ialoveni
Ialoveni
Location within Moldova
Coordinates: 46°57′N 28°47′E / 46.950°N 28.783°E / 46.950; 28.783Coordinates: 46°57′N 28°47′E / 46.950°N 28.783°E / 46.950; 28.783
Country  Moldova
District Ialoveni
Founded 1502
Government
 • Mayor Sergiu Armașu
Area
 • Total 31.6 km2 (12.2 sq mi)
Population (2014)[1]
 • Total 12,515
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)
Postal code MD-6801
Area code(s) +373 268
Car plates IL
Climate Dfb
Website www.ialoveni.md

Ialoveni (Romanian pronunciation: [jaloˈvenʲ]; Russian: Яловéны) is a city in the Republic of Moldova situated 10 km (6 mi) from Chişinău. The city is administrative center of the Ialoveni District.

History[edit]

On 25 March 1977 the settlement was named to Kutuzov, and also its status was changed to urban-type settlement. In 1989, after Moldova gained suveranity, on citizens demand, the locality re-took its old name - Ialoveni. Since 7 December 1994 Ialoveni has status of city/town (Romanian: oraş).

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