ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Gov. Martin O'Malley's office is announcing a new Maryland/Israel Development Partnership.
The governor announced the partnership on Sunday as the governor wraps up an eight-day trade mission to Israel and Jordan.
The governor's office say the partnership will fund joint development efforts by Maryland and Israeli companies in the cybersecurity and life sciences sectors.
O'Malley's office says the Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development and Israel's Ministry of Industry will decide which research to fund.