China and Saudi Arabia just locked in a currency swap deal.
Hong Kong has been exploring new investment opportunities and looking to strengthen ties with different regions, including the Middle East.
Saudi Arabia announced it and Ukraine would be holding a round of peace talks at the beginning of August in Jeddah and welcomed many countries to get involved.
The goal is to leverage Hong Kong as a gateway to jumpstart Saudi Arabia's transformation.
Football (or soccer, in some places) is a big deal in Saudi Arabia, especially among the younger crowd.
Saudi Arabia is the world's top dog when it comes to exporting oil, and China is the king of energy consumption.
OPEC and its buddies gathered for a two-day meeting in Vienna over the weekend.