• TN-China Network Blog


    Hear the Latest Update from China! – TNCN Networking Dinner in Memphis Aug 1

    TN-China Network just took a trip to China with Sister Cities of Nashville in June (blog post readout coming soon). Find out the latest updates on what we learned in China at a TNCN Networking Dinner in Memphis August 1. At the dinner, Memphis-based Michael Drury, Chief Economist of McVean Trading, and Knoxville-based TNCN Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland will present […]

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    Photos from TNCN Happy Hour with Indigo Trade Solutions

    Nearly 20 people from across the Nashville area and as far as Memphis attended TN-China Network’s happy hour in Nashville Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Smith & Lentz Brewing Company. The attendees heard a special presentation on maximizing profits with foreign trade zones by event sponsor Indigo Trade Solutions. See below to view photos from […]

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    Q1 2019 Shows Largest Growth in New and Renewing TNCN Members and Sponsors!

    Thank you to all of the new and renewing TN-China Network (TNCN) Members and Sponsors that joined TNCN in the first quarter of 2019! This was our biggest quarterly growth in new and renewing Members and Sponsors yet! We give a special thanks to those dedicated members that renewed their membership for the third year […]

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    Registration for Non-Credit Chinese Classes for Spring 2019 Now Open

    Language schools across the state have opened registration for Spring 2019 non-credit Mandarin Chinese language and culture courses. The classes offered are listed below:   Middle Tennessee    Nashville   Chinese Beginning 1.1 Organizer: Tennessee Language Center Time: Thursdays, January 10 – March 14, 2019, from 6:00 – 8:00 pm CT Price: $325 Course Details: […]

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    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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    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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    Trade and Economic Experts to Discuss Implications of US-China Trade Tensions in Memphis Sept 10

          Greater Memphis Chamber and TN-China Network invite you to   China Business Experts Roundtable: Implications of US-China Trade Tensions   Monday, September 10, 2018 3:30 – 6:00 pm CT Registration: 3:30 – 4:00 pm Roundtable: 4:00 – 5:30 pm Networking Reception: 5:30 – 6:00 pm   Memphis Bioworks Auditorium, 20 South Dudley […]

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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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    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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