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    China Business Intercultural Communication Event Now on YouTube

          In October 2015, the Confucius Institute at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, the Knoxville-US Export Assistance Center, and the TN-China Network jointly hosted a training and panel discussion event in Knoxville on China Business Intercultural Communication. In case you missed the event, the audio recording and slides from that training are now accessible in […]

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    TN-China Network in the News in 2015

      In 2015, TN-China Network (TNCN) was quoted and featured in articles and interviews by several media outlets, with highlights excerpted below. Click the links to read or listen.   Article: “Nonprofit Promotes Business Ties with China“ Knoxville Business Journal – December 7, 2015 While the rate of growth has slowed, global outbound investment from […]

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    Tennessee Plans to Open New Investment Recruitment Office in China

    WPLN interviewed Tennessee State Economic and Community Development (ECD) Commissioner Randy Boyd about ECD’s plans to open multiple investment recruitment offices around the world, starting with one in Seoul, South Korea this year, and eventually adding one in northern Italy, one in southern Germany, and one or two in China. “Businesses in Italy or in […]

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    First Joint Chattanooga IBC – TNCN Panel Discussion a Success

          Over 65 people attended the first Chattanooga Chamber International Business Council (IBC) – TN-China Network (TNCN) joint panel discussion September 25 on Strengthening the Chattanooga-China Connection. With an impressive panel and engaged audience, this event successfully kicked off a TNCN-IBC partnership and ongoing community dialogue on how to boost Chattanooga exports to and attract […]

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    TNCN’s Executive Director Discusses Evan Osnos’ New Book on China in Knoxville Wed May 20

    Join Elizabeth Rowland, Executive Director of TN-China Network, for a discussion of Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China by Evan Osnos on Wednesday, May 20, at 12 noon in the East Tennessee History Center auditorium, 601 South Gay Street, in downtown Knoxville, Tennessee. The discussion will be part of the Knox […]

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