TN-China Network Blog


Job Openings at Chinese Companies in Tennessee

Several Chinese companies in Tennessee are now hiring. Please read below for details of the positions.   East Tennessee Cirrus Aircraft – Knoxville/Alcoa The Cirrus Aircraft Corporation is an aircraft manufacturer that was founded in 1984. The company is headquartered in Duluth, Minnesota, United States, and is now owned by China Aviation Industry General Aircraft […]

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TN-China Network Nashville Happy Hour Sponsored by TFLI April 25

  Join TN-China Network (TNCN) for a Networking Happy Hour in Nashville Tuesday, April 25, from 5:30 – 7:30 pm CT at The Sutler Saloon in the Cellar downstairs, 2600 8th Ave S, Nashville. Meet old friends and make new ones who have an interest in doing business with China. Thank you to our Happy […]

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TNCN Discusses Impact on Tennessee of Potential Trade Restrictions

On April 7, 2017, TN-China Network’s Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland was quoted in the Chattanooga Times Free Press discussing the impact of potential trade restrictions: “But if there were increased restriction on imports, Tennessee consumers and all U.S. consumers would see a dramatic increase in prices that would impact everyone’s wallet,” she said. “I don’t […]

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Confucius Institute Hosting Innovation and Entrepreneurship Study Program in China

If you are under 35 and a non-Chinese resident in the U.S. who has a start-up business or a mature business plan, you are invited to apply for one of 40 positions to the first-ever “China Study Tour for Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship”, organized by the Confucius Institute Headquarters. Through this unique opportunity you will have […]

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Promote Your Company by Having a Booth at Knoxville Asian Festival Aug 27, 2017

  The Fourth Annual Knoxville Asian Festival is now seeking sponsors and business participants to purchase booths and sponsorship packages for the day-long festival. The festival will take place Sunday, August 27, 2017, from 11 am to 6 pm at Market Square in downtown Knoxville. Last year’s festival attracted at least 15,000 people. In addition […]

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Thank You to New TNCN Annual Sponsor Frost Brown Todd Law Firm

Thank you Frost Brown Todd law firm for becoming a new annual sponsor of TN-China Network (TNCN)! As part of their sponsorship, attorney Gray Sasser moderated the TNCN East Tennessee Chinese New Year Dinner in Knoxville this February. Stay tuned for details on an upcoming TNCN Happy Hour hosted at the Frost Brown Todd Nashville […]

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Immigration Law Forum 2017: Family & Business – Nashville

The Tennessee Bar Association (TBA) Immigration Section will host a day-long forum in Nashville on Friday, April 7, 2017, covering family immigration issues in the morning and investment immigration issues in the afternoon. You can purchase tickets for just the morning section, just the afternoon section, or both. The prices listed below are for just […]

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Footwear Industries of Tennessee Seeks Interpreter

  Position:  Full-time or part-time interpreter/translator  (Mandarin Chinese – English) Responsibilities:  Assist Chinese technicians to carry out on-the-job training in footwear manufacturing processes. Working Hours:  8:00 am  – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday Location:  Jefferson City, TN Contact:  Mr. David O’Toole (865-773-4274) david.otoole@fit-usa.com

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Expansion into China Webinar Series, March 20 – 31

The Koehler Group, which has operations in Hong Kong, Singapore, and China, is hosting a webinar series entitled Expansion into China from March 20 – 31. Through this series small- to medium-size enterprises, privately owned companies, and multinational corporations will learn what they need to know when entering and/or operating in China. For details go […]

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Thank you to TNCN Annual Sponsors Baker Donelson, US Bank, and PYA!

Thank you to Baker Donelson and US Bank for becoming TN-China Network (TNCN) Annual Sponsors in 2016!  They helped TNCN hold successful events and become more financially self-sustaining as we completed our second year as a 501(c)3 non-profit start-up. And thank you to PYA for becoming our first new Annual Sponsor of 2017! We look […]

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