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ASIA: Goh Returns to Laguna National as General Manager

POSTED ON March 9, 2022 @ 5:47 pm

More than 16 years after leaving the post he held for the best part of a decade, Peter Goh has returned to Laguna National Golf Resort Club for a second stint as General Manager. “No stranger to our Club, Peter served Laguna National as General …

ASIA: Chris Gray Elected Asian Golf Industry Federation President

POSTED ON February 26, 2022 @ 1:40 pm

Chris Gray, one of golf’s foremost experts on turfgrass and sustainability, has been appointed as the new President of the Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF). Gray, Head of Sustainable Golf and Agronomy, Asia-Pacific with The R&A, was elected unopposed at the Federation’s annual general meeting. …

Vale: Kyi Hla Han – Former Asian Tour Executive Chairman

POSTED ON February 21, 2022 @ 8:17 pm

It is with a heavy heart that the Asian Tour announces the loss of Kyi Hla Han – former Tour number one and Executive Chairman, and one of the most iconic figures in Asian golf. Kyi Hla passed away Saturday afternoon in Singapore due to …

ASIA: Sentosa GM earns Golf Inc innovator award

POSTED ON February 3, 2022 @ 6:54 pm

Andrew Johnston, the general manager and director of agronomy at Sentosa Golf Club in Singapore, has been named as one of the ‘Most Innovative People in Golf’ by Golf Inc magazine. Featuring in an exclusive list containing just nine people, Johnston was credited for his …

JOB: PGA Teaching Professional – The Golf Academy Borneo

POSTED ON January 7, 2022 @ 10:17 am

This is an exciting opportunity for a fully qualified PGA professional to join the Golf Academy Borneo, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, East Malaysia Would you want a chance to work year-round in a tropical climate? The role involves junior coaching, beginners coaching, ladies group coaching as …

Asian Tour confirms partnership with the Middle East and North Africa Tour

POSTED ON December 24, 2021 @ 12:14 pm

The Asian Tour confirmed today they have entered a strategic partnership with the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Tour which will help facilitate the formation of one of the most comprehensive and innovative development tours in the modern game. Based on a collective desire …

Asian Tour Media leads Remote Revolution in Phuket

POSTED ON December 9, 2021 @ 5:19 am

Asian Tour Media (ATM) has successfully utilised new cutting-edge golf remote production technology for the first time on the Asian Tour, delivering the Blue Canyon Phuket Championship and Laguna Phuket Championship broadcasts, the first Asian Tour events to take place since COVID-19 stopped play. With …

Cho Minn Thant has quashed rumours that Greg Norman will be taking over

POSTED ON December 8, 2021 @ 6:14 pm

Cho Minn Thant has quashed rumours that Greg Norman will be taking over from him as Commissioner and Chief Executive Officer of the Asian Tour. Speaking in an exclusive interview with the Asian Golf Industry Federation, Cho said he will be remaining in the post …