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    Photos from TNCN Events This Fall

    Networking Dinner Photo

    In case you missed it, below are photos from several TN-China Network (TNCN) events this fall, including our Memphis Networking Dinner, a visit from the Chinese Embassy by Minister Xu, and the Knox Asian Festival. Memphis Networking Dinner Aug 1, 2019 At this TNCN networking dinner hosted by event sponsor First Tennessee Bank, Michael Drury, […]

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    TNCN Tours American Wonder Porcelain Factory

    On July 9, 2019, a small group of TN-China Network (TNCN) board members and sponsors toured TNCN corporate member American Wonder Porcelain’s factory in Lebanon, Tennessee, including its new production line due to be completed soon.  American Wonder Porcelain is the U.S. division of Chinese parent company, The Wonderful Group.  American Wonder Porcelain manufactures, markets, […]

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    China- and Trade-Related Job Openings in Tennessee

    Please see below for a list of job openings at Chinese-owned/invested companies in Tennessee and at US trade-related companies in Tennessee. The jobs are organized by region of the state (East, Middle, West) and then further subdivided by city (in alphabetical order within the region). East Tennessee Chattanooga Sharp Electronics Corporation Sharp Electronics Corporation (SEC) […]

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    “Great Networking Opportunity & Informative Discussions” at Inaugural TNCN Annual Meeting

    On March 28, 2019, nearly 80 people joined TN-China Network (TNCN) in Nashville for our inaugural annual meeting Commemorating 40 Years of US-China Relations. The lively and interactive event began with an update from TNCN Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland on the progress TNCN has made since our founding in 2014. In 2018 alone, over 530 […]

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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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    TN-China Network Connects with Community at Knox Asian Festival

      On Sunday, August 26, 2018, TN-China Network participated in the 5th Annual Knox Asian Festival in downtown Knoxville. The event was filled with fabulous performances, delicious food, and great networking at the TN-China Network booth. Thank you to the many people that visited our booth and to our great volunteers: Pam and Ed Antczak, […]

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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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    TN-China Network’s First Event in Memphis a Success

      Over 30 people attended the first TN-China Network event held in Memphis, Wednesday, December 13th at Wang’s Mandarin House. The Greater Memphis Chamber co-sponsored the happy hour event, which featured special guest and sponsor from China, West Airport Group Air Logistics Co., Ltd. Those in attendance were from various industries, including manufacturing, finance and […]

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    Sister Cities Delegation from Wuxi Visited Chattanooga Oct 27, 2017

      A Sister Cities delegation from Wuxi, China, visited Chattanooga October 27, 2017. The delegation included: Ms. Zhang Lixia, Deputy Chairman of the Wuxi Municipal Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) Mr. Zhou Yanyang, Director of the Commission of Study, Culture and History of the Wuxi Municipal Committee of CPPCC Mr. Zhao […]

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