• TN-China Network Blog


    TNCN Visited Taiyuan and Chengdu with Sister Cities Delegation from Nashville and Franklin in May

      May 10 – 16, 2017, TN-China Network Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland traveled to Chengdu and Taiyuan, China, with a delegation from Nashville Sister Cities and the City of Franklin. 2017 marks Nashville’s 10th anniversary as a Sister City with Taiyuan in Shanxi Province. Franklin has a Friendly City relationship with a district named Chenghua, […]

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    Build Your China Network Through Nashville’s Sister City Delegation Trip

      If you have ever considered opportunities in China, Sister City delegations offer an economical way to explore opportunities for partnership. May 8 – 16, Sister Cities of Nashville (SCN) will be hosting a trip to Taiyuan and Chengdu, China for an estimated $3,340.00, including flights, visa, hotel, meals and a native Chinese speaker who […]

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    EVENTS UPDATE: USDA Acting Deputy Secretary Discusses TPP in Memphis June 27, and Other Upcoming Trade/China Events

    See below for a list of trade- and China-related events taking place across Tennessee in the coming months.   West Tennessee  Memphis   White House Business Council Briefing on Trans-Pacific Partnership Time:  Monday, June 27, 2016, 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. CT Location: Baker Donelson, 165 Madison Ave #2000, Memphis, TN 38103 Price: Free Organizer: Baker Donelson […]

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    Governor Haslam Returns from an Economic Development Trip to China

      Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam returned last week from a  10-day trip in Asia that focused on increasing foreign investment in Tennessee. Along with the Economic and Community Development (ECD) Commissioner Randy Boyd, Haslam visited China, South Korea, and Japan during the trip that lasted from May 2 through May 11. In China, Haslam  and […]

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    Upcoming Trade and China-Related Events Across Tennessee

    Several events related to exporting and China are coming up in the next couple months. See below for descriptions of the events:     Middle Tennessee   Nashville   US Commercial Service Trade Controls Event   Time: Wednesday March 2, 2016, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM CT Location: Bass, Berry & Sims, 150 3rd Avenue […]

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    Upcoming Trade and China-Related Events Across Tennessee

    Several events related to exporting and China are coming up in the next few weeks. See below for descriptions of the events:   West Tennessee   Memphis   Complying With US Export Controls   Time: Wednesday, Jan. 27 – Thursday, Jan. 28, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Location: Fogelman Executive Conference Center, Holiday Inn University of […]

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    Upcoming Export/Import Trainings and China Events

    Several events related to exporting, importing, and China are coming up in the next couple weeks. See below for descriptions of the events:   Export Boot Camp – Oak Ridge, TN – July 24, 2015 Time: Friday, July 24, 2015, 9:00am to 12:00pm Location: Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce, 1400 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, […]

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    US Departments of Commerce and Energy Announce Smart Cities Trade Mission to China

    From April 12 to 17, 2015, the US Department of Commerce and US Department of Energy will lead a Business Development Mission to China, focusing on industries that support Smart Cities and Smart Growth, including: Green buildings Building energy retrofitting Building management Green data centers Carbon capture utilization and storage Energy efficiency technologies Clean air […]

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