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JOB: ASIA: Golf Course Superintendent – Pakistan

POSTED ON April 23, 2021 @ 12:07 pm

The Position Rumanza Golf Club, Pakistan’s first Championship Designed Golf Course, situated in Multan- Pakistan, designed by Sir Nick Faldo, the course will open in the 4th Quarter 2021. The Club is looking to recruit a Golf Course Superintendent with experience in a world-class golf …

AGIF Appoints Le Hoang Phuong as Vietnam Senior Advisor

POSTED ON April 22, 2021 @ 8:04 pm

Le Hoang Phuong, a respected figure in golf in Vietnam, has been appointed as a Senior Advisor to the Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF). In his role, Phuong Le will represent the AGIF, the region’s umbrella golfing body, in Vietnam. Recruit new members As an …

Vaccinated golfing tourists could soon be returning to Thailand

POSTED ON April 21, 2021 @ 7:59 pm

The Centre for Economic Situation Administration (CESA), chaired by Prime Minister, General Prayut Chan-o-cha, has approved the Tourism Authority of Thailand’s (TAT) three-stage roadmap to reopen six major tourist provinces to vaccinated foreign tourists. This development follows the Royal Thai Government’s announcement that Thailand has …

Sir Nick Faldo Webinar 22/4: Golf Course Design & Sustainability

POSTED ON April 20, 2021 @ 8:08 pm

The Asian Golf Industry Federation is delighted to be broadcasting an interview with Sir Nick Faldo on Thursday at 10pm Brisbane time and 8pm Singapore time (around 1 pm UK time). Award-winning golf course architect Sir Nick Faldo will share his thoughts on golf course …

Sir Nick Faldo Announces New Design in Vietnam

POSTED ON March 24, 2021 @ 7:15 pm

Sir Nick Faldo has revealed his latest golf course design with a new peninsula layout near Hanoi, Vietnam – Thanh Lanh Golf Club – wowing golfers with lakeside viewsand mountain horizons. Peninsula layout The unique setting is celebrated from all angles of the design with …

ASIA: Flagstick Golf Course Construction Management Flourishes in Vietnam

POSTED ON March 13, 2021 @ 11:05 am

For Martin Moore and his Flagstick Golf Course Construction Management team, the little matter of a global pandemic was never going to be allowed to compromise their commitment to quality or derail their grand designs. Despite a combination of stay-at-home orders, severely restricted travel and …

ASIA: Trump’s first Asian resort project in Indonesia hits a snag

POSTED ON March 13, 2021 @ 10:08 am

Plans to build Trump-branded country clubs, luxury resorts and residences as part of a 35 trillion rupiah ($2.4 billion) entertainment complex in Indonesia appear to have stalled, adding to the problems facing former U.S. President Donald Trump’s business empire. Trump International Golf Club The sprawling …

Laguna Golf Lang Co Puts Kids First as Faldo Series Hits 25

POSTED ON March 10, 2021 @ 6:13 pm

Laguna Golf Lang Co, the home of the annual Faldo Series Asia Grand Final, has reaffirmed its commitment to developing the champions of tomorrow as the celebrated series for juniors marks its 25th anniversary in 2021. The Faldo Series Inaugurated by Sir Nick Faldo — …

Placing Sustainable Golf in the Spotlight

POSTED ON February 24, 2021 @ 9:01 pm

Chris Gray will highlight some of the most pressing matters facing golf in the 21st century when the Asian Golf Industry Federation’s (AGIF) Sustainability Series resumes this month. For the first webinar of 2021, it’s fitting that Sustainable Golf is the title of the presentation …

Agronomic Expert Ready to Spill the Dirt on Soil Testing

POSTED ON February 23, 2021 @ 9:15 am

Alex Glasgow, one of the Asia-Pacific region’s foremost experts on sports turf construction and maintenance projects, will share his knowledge during next week’s Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF) Sustainability Series of webinars. Soil testing webinar In the second edition of the 2021 series, Glasgow, Technical …