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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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    Two Knoxville Companies Win Preliminary InnoSTARS Pitch Competition in Atlanta

        On May 16, 2018, DigiTrax Entertainment and EDP Biotech of Knoxville, TN, and Xcellent Life of Lexington, TN, attended the Atlanta Preliminary of the InnoSTARS pitch competition. DigiTrax and EDP Biotech were selected to move on to the next phase of the InnoSTARS competition, which will include a China roadshow with opportunities to […]

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    Join the 2018 InnoSTARS Competition on May 16 in Atlanta

    Are you a startup company interested in the China market, Chinese investment, or finding Chinese partners? On May 16, 2018, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM ET, US China Innovation Alliance (UCIA) and China Science and Technology Exchange Center (CSTEC), supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology of the P.R. China (MOST), are hosting the 2018 InnoSTARS […]

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    China Experts Converge on Nashville April 4th for China Business Roundtable

      Please join TN-China Network and Lipscomb University College of Business for a China Business Experts Roundtable Wednesday, April 4, 2018 7:30 am – 9:30 am CT Lipscomb University’s Spark Downtown Nashville Campus 147 Fourth Avenue North Nashville, TN Does your company do business with China? Do you have questions about China intellectual property protection, sourcing from […]

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    Over 40 Attend TNCN-Nashville IBC Event on China’s 19th Party Congress Nov 28

      On November 28, 2017, the Nashville-Area Chamber of Commerce International Business Council (IBC), Baker Donelson, and TN-China Network held an event on China’s 19th National Party Congress, including a presentation and an open discussion on the business outcomes and implications. Speakers included: Jake Laband, Deputy Director, US-China Business Council-Beijing Office (USCBC) John Scannapieco, Shareholder & C0-Leader, […]

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    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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    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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    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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    Attend Info Session Sept 8 on Chattanooga-Area Business Delegation to China

      Has your Chattanooga-area company considered entering the China market, but you aren’t sure where to begin? Or are you ready to take your existing China business to the next level? If so, please join us on Friday, September 8, at 8am, at the Hamilton County Business Development Center (INCubator) for an info session and […]

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