REASONS FOR DATA COLLECTION
From time to time, you may be required to provide information ("Data") to us in order to use or subscribe to certain services or make online purchases. Additional site use Data may be gathered as you navigate our web sites. This Data is gathered for the following main purposes:
Whilst we endeavors to adhere to our strictest guidelines and select only reputable partners in providing the service, our privacy protection does not cover Data that you provide directly to third parties (including but not limited to buyers/sellers in online auctions, on-line merchants sites, other hyper linked website). We advise you to consult with the relevant parties before providing any data.
DISCLOSURE OF DATA COLLECTED
You acknowledge and authorize that all Data supplied by you will be retained by the company and stored in one or more of our databases. The company will maintain full control over and safeguard, according to strict standards of security and confidentiality all Data in these database and will NOT release to third parties except the following:
You further acknowledge that third parties to whom Data supplied by you may be transferred in accordance with above may be situated outside Hong Kong.
USER PREFERENCES / OPT-OUT
The company provides users with the opportunity to opt-out of receiving unsolicited communications from the company from time to time and/or at the time of registration. In addition, if at any point in the future you do not wish to receive any unsolicited communications from the company, simply contact our customer relations by email, phone or in writing and our customer relations will remove you from our contact list for the purposes of those communications. The company would retain your contact details for use only for customer service purposes, such as unavailability of our service for any other reason, or where you have subscribed to a particular service, updates or information in relation to that service.
COLLECTION OF DATA USING 'COOKIES'
The company may use "cookies" to collect Data on the usage of our service by users and to facilitate return visits. A "cookie" is a small piece of information sent by a web server to be stored on a webbrowser so it can later be read back from that browser. The Data collected from cookies is currently used to improve the functionality of our service. The Data on our service is organized and presented based on our analysis of the aggregate usage of our service. Cookies are also useful in allowing more streamlined log-in, tracking of transactions and in preserving Data between sessions.
You may disable the cookie feature on your browser without affecting your ability to transact business on our web sites. Cookies do, however, enable many convenience features of our service. Disabling cookies may require more complexity and data entry. You should also be aware that if you do disable cookies you may not be able to use certain features on our web sites.
The company is concerned with the security of Data collected and has put in place measures to prevent unauthorized access to that Data. The company's systems safeguard electronic communications by utilising appropriate security protocols for authentication and authorisation, including SSL, encryption, firewalls and data duplication. Notwithstanding the above, the company shall not in any event be responsible for any breach whatsoever of security or the unauthorised disclosure or use of any such Data.
PERIOD OF RETENTION
Your Data will be retained for a period necessary to attain the specified purpose.