Unless otherwise defined, capitalized terms used in this Policy shall have the same meanings as defined in the Terms and Conditions posted on September 10, 2016 (“Terms”).
When the text of this Policy is available in multiple languages, the English version is the official version and is to prevail.
We collect various types of personal information in connection with the Services, namely:
We collect various types of information and content that you provide us directly. In order to enroll as a member or to access some of our Services, you will be requested to provide us with your name, telephone number, email address, postal address, and where applicable the name and other details of the Company. We also collect other content and information that you provide us directly, such as the content and information you may add to your member network or other community profile, including any photographs or other information you submit and the communications that you transmit through our systems or networks. We collect billing and payment information you provide when you access some of our Services or purchase products and services. We also collect information that you provide us when you participate in our surveys, sweepstakes or events.
We collect information about how you use our Services, and, depending on the access permissions you have chosen for your device, other information from and about the computers, phones and other devices where you install or access our Services. We use standard Internet technologies, such as cookies and web beacons, to collect information about your computer or device and your online activity, as explained in more detail in the section on “Cookies, Web Beacons, And Other Internet Technologies”.
The information we collect in this respect is:
Your profile in the membership network may be supplemented by the information provided by the Company. You can review and amend this profile at any time. For further details, please see below.
We receive information about you from publicly and commercially available sources (as permitted by law) and other third parties. We may combine this information with other information we receive from or about you..
You hereby expressly give your consent that we may use the personal information that we collect as necessary and appropriate for the following purposes:
We may disclose your personal information in the following circumstances to the following parties:
Our Services contain links to other sites that we do not own or operate. We provide links to these third-party sites as a convenience to our users and the contents of those links are not part of our Services. They are not intended as an endorsement of or referral to the linked services. The linked services are subject to their separate and independent privacy statements, notices, and terms, which you should read carefully. The collection, use and disclosure of your personal information by such third party will be subject to the privacy policies of the third party and not this Policy.
We also partner with the following categories of third parties to collect, analyze, and use some of the personal information described in this Policy:
Some of these third parties participate in industry-developed programs designed to provide consumers choices about whether to receive targeted advertising.
We have in place various procedures to safeguard your personal data held by us against unauthorized or accidental access, processing, erasure, loss or use. Although we have taken all practicable steps to do so, no security program is foolproof. We cannot guarantee the absolute security of your personal or other information.
You have the right at any time to access your personal information and to update or correct inaccuracies in your personal information. You can object at any time to the use of your personal information for direct marketing. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please send an e-mail to email@example.com.
Your personal information that we collected may be transferred to and processed by us outside of Hong Kong . As described above we may share your personal data with other parties who may be located in other countries. The data protection laws in these countries may be different from, and less stringent than, those of Hong Kong or your country of residence.
If you opt-in to receive marketing emails from third-parties, TGN may provide your personal information to third parties, so that those third parties may directly contact you about non-TGN products and services. If you later choose to opt-out of receiving marketing emails from third parties, please contact the third party directly and/or follow the instructions at the bottom of their marketing emails.
The Services are not directed to children under the age of 18 or to any person who is incapable of managing his or her own affairs. We do not knowingly collect personal information from anyone under the age of 18.
Privacy laws and guidelines are part of a constantly changing environment. We may make changes to the Policy from time to time. In such case, we will post a new copy of the Policy on our website. If you use the website or any Services after such change, you are deemed to have accepted and agreed to the revised Policy.
If you have any questions or comments regarding our Policy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
A cookie is a small file that may be stored on your computer or other device. A cookie enables the entity that put the cookie on your device to recognize it across different websites, services, devices, and browsing sessions.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files which are stored on the computer of the user and which help the website analyze how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookies about the use of this website will generally be transmitted to, and stored on, a Google server in the United States. On this website the IP-anonymization has been activated so that the IP address of users of Google within the EU or in other countries of the European Economic Area is truncated beforehand. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to Google in the U.S. and truncated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the website operator for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website by the users, compiling reports on the website activity and providing other services relating to the website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address which your browser transmits in the framework of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other Google data. You may prevent the storage of the cookies by using a particular browser setting. Please note however that in this case you may not be able to fully use all the functions of this website. The users may moreover prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to their use of the website (incl. their IP address) and its processing by Google: by downloading and installing a Browser-Plugin which is available here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Web beacons and similar technologies are small bits of code, which are embedded in web pages, ads, and e-mail, that communicate with third parties. We use web beacons, for example, to count the number of users who have visited a particular web page, to deliver or communicate with cookies, and to understand usage patterns. We also may include web beacons in e-mails to understand whether messages have been opened, acted on, or forwarded.
There are other local storage and Internet technologies, such as Local Shared Objects (also referred to as “Flash cookies”) and HTML5 local storage, that operate similarly to the cookies discussed above in that they are stored on your device and can be used to store certain information about your activities and preferences across different services and sessions. Please note that these technologies are distinct from cookies, and you may not be able to control them using standard browser tools and settings. For information about disabling or deleting information contained in Flash cookies, please click here.
Our websites use these technologies for the following purposes:
Please also refer to the section “Use of Information” as to how we may use your information that we collected.