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Golf Industry News - Alex Salmond

Golf tourism has been a huge economic benefit to host clubs, the nearby cities and their surrounding regions after every modern-day Ryder Cup since the mid-1980s, writes Ross Biddiscombe

The Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open has been given a significant boost with news that its future has been secured until 2020, thanks to extended commitments from both the title sponsor and the Scottish Government

An extensive Ryder Cup knowledge sharing exercise between Scotland and France was formally recognised on Friday as Scotland began the process of handing over to the next European hosts of the event in 2018