The call for the Science and Technology Cooperation - Sino-Malta Fund is to be carried out in accordance with the framework of the Agreement on Science and Technological Cooperation between the Government of Malta and the Government of the People's Republic of china and subsequent agreements by Joint Commission on Science and Technology between the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) of the People's Republic of China and the Malta Council for Science and Technology (MCST).

Areas of cooperation consist of:

  • Maritime Services
  • Maritime Technology
  • Aquaculture
  • Transport
The aim of this science and Technology Cooperation - Sino-Malta Fund, is to intensify scientific collaboration between the two countries to strengthen R&D activities, technology transfer and to carry out comprehensive, steady and long-term cooperation through support of researchers' mobility and the networking of industries, universities and research institutions to generate mutual-beneficial and win-win research.