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    Monogram Refrigeration Plans to Expand and Create New Jobs in Selmer, TN

      In case you missed it, in August 14, 2017, Monogram Refrigeration, a subsidiary of GE Appliances and a Haier company, announced they plan to expand their manufacturing facility in Selmer, TN. The company plans to invest $9.3 million into the expansion, which will create 210 new jobs. The company will also introduce a new […]

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    Rhodium Publishes Reports on US-China Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Trends

    On April 10, 2018, Rhodium Group and the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations published two reports on US-China foreign direct investment trends. The report entitled “Two-Way Street: 2018 Update US-China Direct Investment Trends” reviews the bilateral FDI trends between the US and China, and discusses the anticipated outcomes of these trends, while “New Neighbors 2018 […]

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    TN-China Network’s First Event in Memphis a Success

      Over 30 people attended the first TN-China Network event held in Memphis, Wednesday, December 13th at Wang’s Mandarin House. The Greater Memphis Chamber co-sponsored the happy hour event, which featured special guest and sponsor from China, West Airport Group Air Logistics Co., Ltd. Those in attendance were from various industries, including manufacturing, finance and […]

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    Sister Cities Delegation from Wuxi Visited Chattanooga Oct 27, 2017

      A Sister Cities delegation from Wuxi, China, visited Chattanooga October 27, 2017. The delegation included: Ms. Zhang Lixia, Deputy Chairman of the Wuxi Municipal Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) Mr. Zhou Yanyang, Director of the Commission of Study, Culture and History of the Wuxi Municipal Committee of CPPCC Mr. Zhao […]

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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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    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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    Rising Dragon and National Custom Printing Hiring in East Tennessee

          Rising Dragon USA in Cleveland, TN, Seeking Full-Time Associate Chinese-invested spa and hot tub component supplier, Rising Dragon USA in Cleveland, TN, is seeking a Full-Time Associate (office and warehouse combined). Responsibilities include inventory data-entry into the inventory system, and select material handling within the warehouse to move and shift products and […]

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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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    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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    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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