TN-China Network Blog


Join TNCN and Nashville IBC for Discussion on Business Implications of China’s Party Congress

           China’s 19th Party Congress: Outcomes and Implications for Business Tuesday, November 28, 2017 8:30 – 10 a.m. CT Baker Donelson 211 Commerce Street – Event Center, 1st floor, Nashville, TN 37201   The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China ended on October 25th, resulting in President Xi formally […]

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Become a TN-China Network Member or Sponsor Today!

Help boost trade and investment between Tennessee and China by becoming a TN-China Network member or sponsor today! Whether you join as an individual, as a company, or as an educational institution, you can access a variety of member benefits while also giving back to the community. Visit our Testimonials webpage to read how companies […]

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Learn Chinese at the UTK Confucius Institute This Fall

Beginning October 16th, the Confucius Institute at University of Tennessee Knoxville (UTK) will offer four levels of non-credit Chinese language courses as part of their second Fall session: Basic Chinese I and II, Intermediate Chinese, and Business Chinese. All courses require a $120 fee and take place once a week in the UT International House […]

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TNCN Holds Intercultural Communication Training with Foreign Students at Lipscomb Academy

On August 28, 2017, to kick off the beginning of the fall semester of school, TN-China Network’s Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland held a training for incoming foreign students studying at Lipscomb Academy in Nashville. Coming from China, Korea, Vietnam, and other countries, the students face a variety of intercultural communication opportunities and challenges when integrating […]

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Join TN-China Network for CHINA Town Hall events in Knoxville and Nashville Oct 24

Join TN-China Network and 80+ communities across the United States in a national conversation on China, featuring an interactive webcast with Ambassador Susan Rice, moderated by Stephen A. Orlins, President of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, and on-site discussions in both Nashville and Knoxville, Tennessee. This free event will take place on Tuesday, October 24, […]

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Companies Network at Knoxville Asian Festival

  On August 27, 2017, TN-China Network (TNCN) friends and members met and networked at the Knoxville Asian Festival in Market Square of downtown Knoxville. We enjoyed the festival’s delicious food, great music and performances, and the opportunity to see friends and make new ones. The TNCN booth sat next to the Innovate Manufacturing / […]

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Thank You to New Q3 2017 TNCN Members and Sponsors!

Thank you to all of the new TN-China Network (TNCN) Members and Sponsors that joined TNCN in the third quarter of 2017! Your support helps companies across Tennessee to boost their business with China and aids Tennessee communities in attracting and retaining Chinese investment. Together we can create more China-related jobs right here in Tennessee! […]

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China News Highlights from TNCN Social Media

See below for some recent TN-China news articles posted on TNCN social media. To get faster updates, follow TNCN on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.   President Trump Blocks Foreign Acquisition by Chinese Firm Baker Donelson – Sept. 21, 2017 – “On September 13, President Trump blocked the $1.3 billion acquisition of U.S. microchip manufacturer Lattice Semiconductor […]

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Asian Male Actor Needed for Film in Memphis

On Location Casting is seeking an Asian male actor in Memphis between the ages of 30-60 for the upcoming Brian Banks movie. If you are interested in this role, email the following to BrianBanksCasting@gmail.com: Height Weight Phone number Email address Headshot In the subject line of your email, put “Asian Male Actor”. Please also mention […]

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Vanderbilt MBA Student Teams Offering China Business Analysis to Companies

Does your company have a research need related to your business – or potential business – with China? For example, are you thinking of entering the China market and want to know about the market for your product?  Do you need to assess how strong the local China competitors are in your industry?  Do you […]

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