• TN-China Network Blog


    The Economic Impact of Chinese Trade Tensions for Memphis

    On September 10, 2018, TN-China Network and the Greater Memphis Chamber hosted a China Business Experts Roundtable to discuss the implications of US-China trade tensions. The wide ranging discussion was attended by over 45 participants, and was held at the Memphis Bioworks auditorium. Panelists covered the economic, political, investment, and security implications both leading up to this year’s mid-term […]

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    Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival Events Across Tennessee

    One of China’s most important annual holidays, Mid-Autumn Festival (also known as Moon Festival or 中秋节) this year takes place on Monday, September 24th (the 15th day of the eighth month of the lunar calendar). Across Tennessee in mid- to late-September, Chinese-American communities will be celebrating the festival. Below is a listing of several of […]

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    Hear From China Business Experts on the Status of US-China Trade and Investment, in Knoxville Oct 3

        China Business Experts Roundtable: Status of US-China Trade and Investment   Wednesday, October 3, 2018 8:00 – 10:00 am at the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce   With trade between Tennessee and China hitting $26.2 billion in 2017 and cumulative Chinese investment into Tennessee reaching $621 million in Q2 2018, Tennessee businesses are integrated […]

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    Time to Register for Non-Credit Chinese Classes This Fall 2018

    Language schools across the state have opened registration for Adult Fall 2018 non-credit Mandarin Chinese language courses. The classes offered are listed below:   Middle Tennessee   Nashville   Beginner and Intermediate Level Adult Classes Organizer: The Nashville Chinese School (NCS) Time: Saturday, Aug. 11 – Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 Price: Adults $370.00 (tuition $305 + facility fee $65) Course […]

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    Thank You to TNCN Volunteers Helping Spread the Word About TNCN!

    Sandy Duan Newton and Dodd Newton tabling for TNCN at the University of Memphis Confucius Institute Spring Festival Celebration Concert February 17, 2018.   Hantao Cui and Chen Xu of University of Tennessee Knoxville tabled for TNCN at the Tennessee Inventors Association Inventors Conference in Maryville March 3. Here Hantao (right) is pictured with Lucy Esch […]

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    Non-Credit Chinese Language Classes Begin March 19 at UTK Confucius Institute

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    Over 20 Chinese New Year Events Taking Place Across Tennessee

        This is our most extensive Chinese New Year listing yet! See below for 21 Chinese New Year events in seven cities across all three regions of the state. If we left a Chinese New Year event out, please let us know by emailing erowland@tnchinanetwork.org. Also make sure to check out the Murfreesboro Festival […]

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    Registration for Non-Credit Chinese Classes for Spring 2018 Now Open

      Language schools across the state have opened registration for Spring 2018 non-credit Mandarin Chinese language and culture courses. The classes offered are listed below:   Middle Tennessee   Nashville   Beginner and Intermediate Level Adult Classes Time: Saturday, Jan. 13 – Saturday, May 5, 2018, 9:30am to 11:20am CT Location: Nashville Chinese School (NCS), H.G. Hill Middle […]

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    Learn Chinese at the UTK Confucius Institute This Fall

    Beginning October 16th, the Confucius Institute at University of Tennessee Knoxville (UTK) will offer four levels of non-credit Chinese language courses as part of their second Fall session: Basic Chinese I and II, Intermediate Chinese, and Business Chinese. All courses require a $120 fee and take place once a week in the UT International House […]

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    Join TN-China Network for CHINA Town Hall events in Knoxville and Nashville Oct 24

    Join TN-China Network and 80+ communities across the United States in a national conversation on China, featuring an interactive webcast with Ambassador Susan Rice, moderated by Stephen A. Orlins, President of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, and on-site discussions in both Nashville and Knoxville, Tennessee. This free event will take place on Tuesday, October 24, […]

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