TN-China Network Blog


China Business Experts Roundtable on August 9 in Chattanooga

          Please join TN-China Network and Georgia China Alliance for a   China Business Experts Roundtable Wednesday, August 9, 2017 11:30 am – 1:00 pm ET Small Business Development Center, INCubator, 100 Cherokee Blvd Chattanooga, TN   Does your company do business with China? Do you have questions about China intellectual […]

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China News Highlights from TNCN Social Media

To get faster news updates, follow TNCN on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.   Pet Food Manufacturer to Open News-Herald – Feb. 15, 2017 – “Cat food producer Innovative Pets will locate to the city of Loudon after informing Loudon County officials of plans last month. Loudon County Mayor Rollen ‘Buddy’ Bradshaw said the company will […]

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Make Your Gift Go Further with Stock Donations and Corporate Donation Matching Programs

A special thank you goes to Lucia Mar in Nashville for being the first TNCN member to make a stock donation to TN-China Network! Stock donations help make a donor’s money go further by avoiding transaction fees and, as described by The Non-Profit Times: For appreciated assets, the donor’s initial cash investment was well below […]

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Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office Director Speaks to TNCN in Nashville

  On June 12, 2017, TN-China Network and the Nashville Area Chamber International Business Council held a luncheon discussion with Mr. Steve Barclay, Director of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in New York. Over 35 people attended to hear Mr. Barclay speak about Hong Kong since its return to Chinese sovereignty and the […]

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TNCN Visited Taiyuan and Chengdu with Sister Cities Delegation from Nashville and Franklin in May

  May 10 – 16, 2017, TN-China Network Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland traveled to Chengdu and Taiyuan, China, with a delegation from Nashville Sister Cities and the City of Franklin. 2017 marks Nashville’s 10th anniversary as a Sister City with Taiyuan in Shanxi Province. Franklin has a Friendly City relationship with a district named Chenghua, […]

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Thank You to TN-China Network Members!

Thank you to all of the TN-China Network (TNCN) members that have joined since we launched our new membership platform in the fall of 2016! The support of our members helps TNCN continue to provide quality educational events, networking opportunities, China business exchanges, online resources, consulting, training, and introductions across Tennessee. If you aren’t a […]

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TNCN Luncheon with Director of Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office June 12

A Luncheon Discussion with Steve Barclay Director of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in New York   Hong Kong Under Chinese Sovereignty – Success or Failure?   Monday, June 12 11:30 am – 1:00 pm CT Frost Brown Todd Law Firm The Pinnacle at Symphony Place, 150 3rd Avenue South, Suite 1900 Nashville, […]

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TN-China Network in Action Across Tennessee

This Spring TN-China Network (TNCN) has been active connecting business people and reaching out to students. See below for photos from TNCN at the Jefferson County Economic Development Alliance Investors Dinner April 20 and at the University of Tennessee Knoxville Haslam School of Business March 23.      

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Registration Open for Chinese and English Classes in Nashville

  Tennessee Foreign Language Institute (TFLI) now has registration open for their upcoming summer-term Chinese classes, English classes for non-native speakers, their Language Instructor Fellowship Program, custom language classes for businesses, and more. Check out the links above for more details.

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Nearly 30 Attend TNCN Nashville Happy Hour April 25

  Nearly 30 people from Chinese and Tennessee manufacturers, non-profit organizations, universities, local government, and service providers attended TN-China Network’s happy hour in Nashville Tuesday, April 25 at The Sutler Saloon. Thank you to our event sponsor Tennessee Foreign Language Institute (TFLI) for helping make the event possible! See below for photos from the event. […]

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