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    SUSTA Trade Missions to China in 2019

    The Southern United States Trade Association (SUSTA), a non-profit organization that helps small companies in the Southern United States promote value-added US food and agricultural products to overseas importers, has upcoming trade mission trips scheduled for mainland China and Hong Kong. SUSTA provides companies a 50% cost share for all the below trade shows. This […]

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    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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    Tai Initiative Mayors’ Delegation to China, May 12-20, 2018

      Interested in meeting Chinese city-level authorities and business leaders and discovering opportunities to develop collaborative work on new electrical vehicle charging infrastructure? On May 12-20, 2018, the Tai Initiative, a non-profit organization that builds sub-national connections between the US and China, will be hosting a US delegation to Shenzhen, Hangzhou and Shanghai. This delegation is […]

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    Attend Info Session Sept 8 on Chattanooga-Area Business Delegation to China

      Has your Chattanooga-area company considered entering the China market, but you aren’t sure where to begin? Or are you ready to take your existing China business to the next level? If so, please join us on Friday, September 8, at 8am, at the Hamilton County Business Development Center (INCubator) for an info session and […]

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    Job Openings at Chinese Companies in Tennessee

    Several Chinese companies in Tennessee are now hiring. Please read below for details of the positions.   East Tennessee Cirrus Aircraft – Knoxville/Alcoa The Cirrus Aircraft Corporation is an aircraft manufacturer that was founded in 1984. The company is headquartered in Duluth, Minnesota, United States, and is now owned by China Aviation Industry General Aircraft […]

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    Confucius Institute Hosting Innovation and Entrepreneurship Study Program in China

    If you are under 35 and a non-Chinese resident in the U.S. who has a start-up business or a mature business plan, you are invited to apply for one of 40 positions to the first-ever “China Study Tour for Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship”, organized by the Confucius Institute Headquarters. Through this unique opportunity you will have […]

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    Job Openings at Chinese Companies in Tennessee

      Several Chinese companies in Tennessee are now hiring. Please read below for details of the positions.   East Tennessee Cirrus Aircraft – Knoxville/Alcoa The Cirrus Aircraft Corporation is an aircraft manufacturer that was founded in 1984. The company is headquartered in Duluth, Minnesota, United States, and is now owned by China Aviation Industry General […]

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    Upcoming Economic Development and China-Related Events

    Several events related to economic development and China are coming up in the next few weeks. See below for descriptions of the events:   Middle Tennessee   Nashville   TAC3 Monthly Meeting: The Pearls and Perils of Doing Business with China Time: Thurs, July 21, 2016, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CDT Location: Keller Williams Realty […]

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    Sister City Delegation from Wuxi Visits Chattanooga

      A delegation of six government officials from the Chinese city of Wuxi visited Chattanooga May 26-28. The group met with companies, educators, local government officials, and members of the Chattanooga Sister Cities Association. Wuxi, located in Jiangsu Province about one hour west of Shanghai, is Chattanooga’s second longest-serving Sister City, with the relationship officially […]

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    TNCN Holds Successful China Economic Update Happy Hour in Nashville

      On June 15, 2016, TN-China Network (TNCN) successfully held its first China Economic Update Happy Hour in Nashville with sponsors Z-Ben Advisors and Frost Brown Todd. Over 25 people participated in the event from a variety of industries, including banking, consulting, legal, education, manufacturing, healthcare, hospitality and tourism. The happy hour featured a short […]

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