TN-China Network Blog


Register for the 2018 China International Import Expo (CIIE)

On November 5-10, 2018, the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China and the Shanghai Municipal People’s Government will be hosting the China International Import Expo (CIIE). The Chinese International Import Expo is a national initiative of Chinese President Xi Jinping, and will be held at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in […]

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Chinese Economic and Commercial Minister Tian Deyou to Speak at Breakfast in Nashville

                 You’re Invited to a Conversation on the US-China Business Relationship with   Economic and Commercial Minister Counselor Tian Deyou of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China to the United States   Presented by the Nashville Chamber International Business Council, Baker Donelson, the TN-China Network (TNCN), […]

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AmCham China Releases 2018 American Business in China White Paper

On May 30, 2018, the American Chamber of Commerce in China (AmCham China), released the 20th edition of their annual American Business in China White Paper.  The White Paper is AmCham China’s most important policy document, as it analyzes cross-cutting, industry-specific, and regional issues faced by American companies in China, and provides recommendations related to […]

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Break the Donation Matching Thermometer – Donate Today!

    This Spring, TN-China Network (TNCN) members, Dick and Kate Crawford, committed to matching donations to TNCN up to $10,000. After raising $9,421, we are so close to that goal! This is your last chance to help TNCN meet our matching donation goal while doubling the impact of your donation!  

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TNCN Members Discuss China During Members-Only Dinner April 4

  On April 4, 2018, TN-China Network held a members-only dinner at Chinatown Restaurant in Nashville. Thank you to TNCN Board Chair Jeremy Goldkorn for buying us all drinks! Good times!   Photo left to right: Chris Powers of BTC Labs, Jeremy Goldkorn of SupChina.com, Mike Vaughn of Hyalynx, Elizabeth Rowland of TNCN, Tom Clouse […]

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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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TNCN 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.   Tariff Burden Will Fall on American Workers Tennesseean – By Ming Wang – Jan. 31, 2018 – “The Trump administration’s decision to slap a high import tariff on imported solar panels and washing machines is a […]

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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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