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Azalea Hospitality launches NotifyMe club communications app

POSTED ON February 12, 2020 @ 5:18 pm

  Azalea Hospitality, an innovative golf management and consulting firm today announced the launching of a revolutionary mobile communication platform called NotifyMe. NotifyMe is a straightforward but extremely sophisticated enterprise-class business to client notification solution that promises to address issues concerning technology and language in the multicultural world. This new...


Hong Kong Golf & Tennis Academy joins IMG Prestige

POSTED ON February 12, 2020 @ 5:11 pm

IMG announced that Hong Kong Golf & Tennis Academy (HKGTA) has joined IMG Prestige, making it the first property in Hong Kong to become part of the global network. The affiliation sees Hong Kong Golf & Tennis Academy’s patrons benefit from IMG Prestige’s elite network of over 200 leading golf...


Industry Stalwarts Elected to AGIF Board

POSTED ON February 8, 2020 @ 9:50 am

Illustrating its broad spectrum of members, stalwarts from some of golf’s most influential organisations have been elected to the Board of the Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF). At the Annual General Meeting in Orlando during the Golf Industry Show, there were seven new appointments to the AGIF’s Board of Directors....


Bluffs Ho Tram Remains To The Fore on Prestigious Golf Digest List

POSTED ON January 21, 2020 @ 8:28 pm

The club on Vietnam’s south-central coast came in at no. 76 in the third instalment of the planet’s most widely-read golf publication’s ‘World 100 Greatest Golf Courses’ ranking. Revealed last week, the latest edition has Vietnam’s most acclaimed course as the top-rated track in the Southeast Asian nation, 13 spots...


Asian Summit Focus on Growing Golf Participation

POSTED ON January 10, 2020 @ 6:08 pm

Growing Golf Participation will be the theme of the Asian Golf Industry Federation’s (AGIF) first Club Management Mini Summit Series of 2020. To take place at Sentosa Golf Club on the opening day of the SMBC Singapore Open (January 16), the event is organised by the Asian Golf Industry Federation...


Passing of Robert Bicknell: ‘Pioneer of Golf in Vietnam’

POSTED ON December 27, 2019 @ 9:20 pm

Robert Bicknell, a pioneer of golf in Vietnam, has passed away following a battle with cancer. In a variety of areas, American-born Bicknell stamped his indelible mark on the game in the country in which golf was in its infancy when he arrived in 1991. Throughout his colourful career in...


AGIF Expo’s Celebration Night to Honour Industry Trail-Blazers

POSTED ON December 12, 2019 @ 5:54 pm

Bangkok, Thailand: Pioneering Asian-based general managers and greenkeepers will take centre stage at a Celebration Night during next year’s inaugural AGIF Expo. To be staged at Thailand’s National Stadium in the Pathum Wan District of Bangkok on November 19-20, 2020, the AGIF Expo will bring together golf/sports turf and club...


Vietnam: Laguna Lăng Cô Awarded EarthCheck Gold Certification

POSTED ON December 6, 2019 @ 7:48 am

Hue, Vietnam: Laguna Lăng Cô has enhanced its reputation as one of Vietnam’s foremost resorts and a leader in environment protection, after being awarded a Gold Certification by EarthCheck, a scientific and environmental benchmarking, certification and advisory group for the travel and tourism industry. Since 2013, Laguna Lăng Cô has...