Warnings of Hours-Long Waits at Hong Kong Concerts If Ticket Buyers Forced to Give Names.

<div>Warnings of Hours-Long Waits at Hong Kong Concerts If Ticket Buyers Forced to Give Names.</div>

Music industry professionals are warning that a plan to combat Hong Kong’s ticket scalping market by forcing buyers to give their names would add up to much higher administration costs and aggravatingly long lines for identity checks at concert venues. Although fans have urged the government to require tickets to be purchased using a buyer’s name, Wow Music’s Chow Kim-hung argues that type of system would be inappropriate for large venues such as the government-run Hong Kong Coliseum.