• 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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    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 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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    Yanfeng Opens New Plant in Chattanooga

    On Thursday, January 19, 2017, Volkswagen supplier Yanfeng Automotive Interiors officially opened their new plant in Chattanooga. According to a Chattanooga Times Free Press article about the opening: The new supplier plant located near Enterprise South industrial park represents an investment of $55 million and creates 325 new jobs when its fully ramped up. Currently, […]

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    2017 Chinese New Year Celebrations Across Tennessee

    Chinese New Year will be on January 28 this year. From late January to mid-February, Chinese-American communities across Tennessee will be celebrating the Year of the Rooster. Read below to find a celebration in your community.   Middle Tennessee   Nashville   Host: Vanderbilt University Chinese Students and Scholars Association (VUCSSA) Date: Saturday, January 21, 2017 Time: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM CT […]

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    Upcoming Non-Credit Chinese Class Offerings Across Tennessee

    The Chattanooga School of Language, Chattanooga State Community College, the Confucius Institute at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, the Nashville Chinese School, Tennessee Foreign Language Institute in Nashville, and Greater Memphis Chinese School have opened registration for several non-credit Chinese language and culture courses for the spring of 2017. The classes offered are listed below:   […]

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    TNCN Speaks at McCallie School and Holds Memphis Working Group Meeting in November

      TN-China Network Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland traveled the state in November to meet with members in Memphis and speak with students in Chattanooga. See below for photos and more details.     On November 15, 2016, TN-China Network (TNCN) held the third TNCN Memphis Working Group meeting. Among other topics, the group discussed plans […]

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    Business People from Across Mid and East TN Attend Selling to China Seminar Oct 20

      On October 20, 2016, business people from across middle and east Tennessee traveled to Chattanooga for a Selling to China Seminar hosted by TN-China Network and the East Tennessee Export Assistance Center. The event was hosted at the Small Business Development Center and sponsored by V. Alexander, First Tennessee Bank, and Baker Donelson. This […]

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    Tours of Chinese-Invested Factories in East TN TODAY!

      We apologize for the late notice, but we just found out about great opportunities to tour Chinese-invested factories in East Tennessee, and we wanted get the word out in case you are able to make it!   Tour Yanfeng Automotive Interiors – TODAY 8 – 9:30 am ET Automotive interior parts manufacturer Yanfeng Automotive […]

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    Registration Open: Chinese Classes for Adults in Chattanooga, Knoxville, Nashville

    The Chattanooga Chinese School at Chattanooga State Community College, the Confucius Institute at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, and the Tennessee Foreign Language Institute in Nashville have opened registration for several non-credit Chinese language and culture courses for the fall of 2016. The classes offered are listed below:   East Tennessee   Knoxville   […]

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