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Calver confirmed as General Manager at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club

POSTED ON May 21, 2024 @ 5:11 pm

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Adam Calver has been confirmed as the new General Manager at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club (KLGCC). A well-respected figure in Asian golfing circles having held senior positions at golf clubs in Dubai, Indonesia and Vietnam, Calver currently serves as Vice President of …

IAGTO Awards Recognition for Ba Na Hills Boosts Vietnam Golf Coast

POSTED ON April 11, 2024 @ 3:34 pm

Danang, Vietnam (April 11, 2024) — Central Vietnam’s status as an elite golf hub was reaffirmed last month as Bana Hills Golf Club was named “Golf Course of the Year in Vietnam” at the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO) Awards. With championship layouts …

Downie and Banks latest GBI PGA Members to achieve new membership status

POSTED ON March 16, 2024 @ 9:23 am

GA Master Manager Peter Downie is among the latest group of GBI PGA Members who have achieved a new membership designation through the Association’s PGA Excel framework. Launched in 2022 to replace the previous APAL system, PGA Excel enables PGA Members to demonstrate their impact, achievements …

The first Inrange® Indoor experience goes live in Malaysia

POSTED ON March 16, 2024 @ 9:14 am

With golf entertainment booming around the globe right now, business owners (both in the golf and non-golf entertainment sectors) are looking for ideal, inner-city locations where they can create a world class golf experience. And the latest brand to open their doors is Wedge, in …

ASIA: Foley appoints new Kiwi Asia Pacific sales manager

POSTED ON March 1, 2024 @ 5:12 pm

Foley Company announced the appointment of Craig Johnston as the new Asia Pacific regional sales manager. Craig Johnston will provide support to technicians and introduce the 642 Quick-Spin floor grinder in the region. .wqyyd664c6f2b6c39d { margin-bottom:20px } @media screen and (min-width: 1201px) { .wqyyd664c6f2b6c39d { display: …

ASIA: New Appointments at Jebsen & Jessen

POSTED ON February 28, 2024 @ 11:05 am

Singapore: Jebsen & Jessen Turf & Irrigation (T&I) has announced significant developments within its ranks, showcasing the company’s commitment to excellence and growth in the industry. Effective March 1, Sarina Shafiee will ascend to the position of General Manager of Malaysia for the Turf & Irrigation division. With …

ASIA: Gray and Calver Spearhead New AGIF Board

POSTED ON February 19, 2024 @ 8:06 am

Singapore: Chris Gray and Adam Calver will continue to spearhead the Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF) for a further two years. At the Federation’s 14th Annual General Meeting, Gray and Calver were re-elected unopposed to the positions of President and Vice-President of the AGIF for a second term. “These …

R&A officials visit Vietnam, promise strong support to golf

POSTED ON February 12, 2024 @ 5:09 pm

The R&A said it is committed to supporting Vietnamese partners in advising and sponsoring plans to push golf growth through youth training programmes; and improving the quality of the VGA Tour system at all levels.   The R&A Chief Development Officer Phil Anderton (fourth, right) makes a …

Vietnam Golf Coast Clubs Plan For Another Milestone Year

POSTED ON February 7, 2024 @ 7:42 pm

DANANG, VIETNAM (February 7, 2024) – Vietnam Golf Coast (VGC) clubs are targeting another milestone year for Central Vietnam as a hub for golf in Asia following a record-breaking 2023. “Momentum is with Central Vietnam as a golf destination at the moment and we are …