News: Ticketing

Venue Management Association announces dates for 2022 Asia Pacific Venue Industry Congress

The Venue Management Association (VMA) has announced to members and the industry the dates for the 2022 Congress to be held in Sydney - which will run Monday 30th May to Wednesday 1st June…

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Dec 7, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /


Live Nation announces further Asia Pacific expansion with appointments of experienced leaders Guy Ngata and Richard Tsuchida

Global live entertainment leader Live Nation has today announced two key appointments to drive its expansion in Australasia and the Asia-Pacific, with Guy Ngata named Senior Vice President…

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Nov 25, 2021 Entertainment / Marketing / Ticketing / Venues /


Ticketek integrates mobile tickets with COVID check-in and vaccination status apps

In a global world-first for the live entertainment and sport industry, Ticketek’s dynamic digital ticket technology will allow fans to verify their vaccination status in just a few…

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Nov 2, 2021 Entertainment / Safety / Sport / Technology / Ticketing /


International Cricket Council calls for investigation over crowd trouble at Afghanistan vs Pakistan T20 World Cup Game

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has called on the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) to "undertake a thorough investigation" following into crowd trouble at last Friday’s…

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Nov 2, 2021 Safety / Security / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /


Jim Kotsonis named Regional Vice President at Ticketmaster Asia Pacific

Looking to develop what it calls “immense growth opportunities”, global ticketing business Ticketmaster has appointed Jim Kotsonis to the newly created role of Regional Vice…

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Oct 20, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /


UAE venues to operate at 70% capacity for Twenty20 World Cup

The organisers of the Twenty20 World Cup have advised that host venues in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will operate at 70% capacity during the tournament. The UAE is co-hosting the…

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Oct 4, 2021 Sport / Ticketing / Venues /


China to restrict Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics tickets to residents

Organisers of the Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympics have informed the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that overseas visitors will not be allowed to attend the 2022 Games with…

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Sep 30, 2021 Events / Safety / Sport / Ticketing / Venues /


China introduces centralised ticketing system for live performance industry

The China Association of Performing Arts (CAPA) has announced the introduction of a nationwide centralised ticketing system for its thriving live performance sector. Aiming to better…

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Aug 20, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Ticketing / Venues /



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