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AGIF Summit Spotlight Falls on Growing Female Participation in Golf

POSTED ON October 20, 2017 @ 8:38 am

‘Growing Female Participation in Golf’ will be the theme at next week’s Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF)-organised Club Management Mini Summit. Featuring a quartet of respected golf industry individuals as speakers, the October 26 event will take place at TPC Kuala Lumpur, a Golf Course Facility Member of the AGIF....


Agronomy Gurus Primed for AGIF’s Malaysian Turfgrass Management Seminar

POSTED ON October 14, 2017 @ 10:17 am

Agronomy experts Bruce Williams and Jordan Fairweather head the line-up of speakers for the third Golf Course Superintendents Association of Malaysia (GCSAM) and Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF) Turfgrass Management Seminar. Organised under the auspices of the Malaysian Golf Association (MGA), the October 25 seminar and field day at the award-winning...


Video: New Perspective on Sentosa Golf Club

POSTED ON October 14, 2017 @ 10:12 am

  Sentosa Golf Club has released a unique insight into life at the multi award-winning golf club. The video captures the essence of the Club and provides never before seen vistas of both The Serapong and the recently opened New Tanjong golf course. “We wanted to showcase the property in...


Innovative Asia golf Booking Portal Exclusively for Travel Agents

POSTED ON September 27, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

B2B Asia golf services portal provides exclusive rates to the golf tourism niche A highly anticipated business to business (B2B) golfing platform has announced the launch of the latest online service. The innovative platform, ‘Asian Golf Services’ will provide a welcome addition to the Asian golf tourism operators niche, by...


Asian Tour Inks Korean Link

POSTED ON September 22, 2017 @ 12:28 pm

The Asian Tour will strengthen its presence in Korea having reached an agreement with the Korea Golf Association (KGA) for the two organisations to co-sanction the Kolon Korea Open and GS Caltex Maekyung Open tournaments from next season. Formerly part of the OneAsia Tour, these two events boast prize purses...


Golf Matters on the Agenda at High-Profile Conference

POSTED ON August 19, 2017 @ 9:15 am

Golf will feature prominently during next month’s Sports Matters conference. Part of the award-winning All That Matters, Asia’s leading music, sports and entertainment industry conference, the Ritz-Carlton Millenia in Singapore is the venue for the event, from September 11-13. The Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF) is one of the Supporting...


Chuah Choo Chiang bids farewell to the Asian Tour

POSTED ON August 18, 2017 @ 1:37 pm

Asian Tour’s Communications Director Chuah Choo Chiang bids farewell after working for the organisation for nearly eighteen seasons. Chiang will instead move on to working with the PGA TOUR based in Kuala Lumpur, and will commence work from Monday, August 21. “Today will be my last official day with the...


Greg Norman Golf Course Design Stamps Mark at Ho Tram

POSTED ON August 18, 2017 @ 1:14 pm

Members of Greg Norman Golf Course Design and the maintenance crew at The Bluffs Ho Tram Strip are working to bring a key feature of the acclaimed, coastal course back to the forefront. Since construction began on The Bluffs in 2012, vegetation has overtaken some of the dunes, diminishing the...


Zhang Appointed to Pacific Links International Business Development Team

POSTED ON August 18, 2017 @ 1:12 pm

Pacific Links International (PLI) has welcomed Victor Zhang to its business development team. Zhang joined PLI in 2013 as the assistant to Du Sha, Chairman of Pacific Links International. For four years, he travelled with Du on all business meetings around the world. In his role as Vice President, Pacific...


Kudos to Student-Turned-Presenter Kadir

POSTED ON August 11, 2017 @ 2:31 pm

Azhan Kadir, Head of Human Resources at TPC Kuala Lumpur, created a notable slice of history at the fifth course to be offered under the Business Management Institute (BMI) Asia Pacific education programme. Presented by the Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF) and the Club Managers Association of America (CMAA), the...