• TN-China Network Blog


    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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    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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    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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    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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    China News Highlights from TNCN Social Media

    Below are links and highlights from recent articles on China trade and business. To get faster news updates, follow TNCN on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.   Free Trade Helps Tennessee Manufacturers Knoxville News Sentinel (KNS) – Jan. 25, 2017 – “According to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration, Tennessee business exported $18.4 billion […]

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    Photos of TN-China Network Celebrating Chinese New Year Across Tennessee

      TN-China Network (TNCN) members, staff, volunteers, and sponsors celebrated Chinese New Year across Tennessee in February. On February 20, TNCN held an invitation-only East Tennessee Chinese New Year Dinner with TNCN members, sponsors, and the Chinese-invested companies in East Tennessee. Over 30 people from 15 companies and organizations attended the event. At the beginning […]

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    Cirrus Aircraft Opens Vision Center Near Knoxville

    January 12, 2017, Cirrus Aircraft, a Chinese-owned, US-based personal aircraft company, celebrated the grand opening of their new Customer Experience “Vision Center” at the Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport in Alcoa, Blount County. As mentioned in a blog post about the Vision Center published last year, This Cirrus Customer Experience Center will be the central location […]

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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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    Webb School Hiring Chinese Teacher in Knoxville

      Webb School, a private school in Knoxville, is hiring a part-time Mandarin Chinese teacher to start between January 4 – 9, 2017. The teacher will be responsible for: Upper School Schedule – Teaching four classes per day, from Mandarin Chinese Level 1 to Mandarin Chinese Level 4 (45 minutes per class). Students range from the […]

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