EEC Privacy Policy

1. PURPOSE
Emaar, The Economic City (“EEC”,“we” or “us”) appreciates your interest in the website kaec.net (the Website) and wishes to respect your privacy and are dedicated to protect it through EEC’s compliance with this Privacy Policy (the Policy) . In order to assist you in making an informed decision about providing any information through the Website, EEC provides this Policy which describes the type of information collected to help you understand how EEC collects, uses, maintains, discloses and protects your information when you visit the Website.

2. ACCEPTANCE
We kindly ask you to read this Policy with care and understand EEC’s policies and Practices in regards to the use of your information and how will EEC handle it. By using the Website you agree to the terms and conditions of this Policy without any limitation or qualification. We reserve the right to amend this Policy at any time without prior notice. It is your responsibility to learn about any changes and updates made to this Policy, so please check the Website sporadically for any updates. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of any changes to this Policy shall be deemed to constitute your acceptance of the same. If you do not agree with this Privacy Policy, please do not use the Website.

The Policy shall apply and not limit to information we collect:
a. On this Website;
b. Investment Website;
c. Industrial Valley Website;
d. Residential Website and
e. Other third party applications and service websites that you may interact with which includes EEC’s adverts and apps that link to this Policy.

The Policy shall not apply to information collected by:
a. Other websites operated by any third parties
b. Any third party, including but not limited to any advertising, contents or applications that may link to this Website.

3. TYPES OF COLLECTED INFORMATION

3.1 Automatically Collected Information
Please note that you can visit and browse the Website without disclosing any personally identifiable information about yourself. However, in order to administer the Website and improve its usefulness and overall quality, EEC reserves the right to measure and analyze non-identifying, aggregate usage, and volume statistical information from the Website’s visitors. For these purposes, EEC may also collect information automatically regarding your IP address, browser type, domain name, usage details, information collected through cookies and website access time.

Such automatically collected information cannot be directly linked to personally recognizable information. This information is used for our own research purposes and is separate from any personally identifiable information that you may submit via the Website. In rare instances, IP addresses may be used to assist in deterring and/or preventing abusive or criminal activity on the Website. The technology that EEC uses to collect information automatically may include a cookies browser which is a small piece of information sent from the Website and stored in your own personal computer when you visit our Website that identify you as a user. It may promote your utilization of the Website and allows us to improve the Website and deliver a better service. Most users accept cookies as a default, however if you re-configure your settings to refuse cookies browser, you may not be able to access some parts of the Website.

3.1 Personally Identifiable Information
Personally Identifiable Information includes information you provide to EEC, information we collect and obtain from you may are primarily collected through:
a. filling forms on the Website;
b. information requests about our products and services;
c. registration on the Investment website;
d. when entering a contest sponsored by EEC;
e. when the Website suffers from technical issues;
f. From your response to surveys that might be given out for research purposes; or
g. To request to be contacted, you may be asked to provide information, such as, but not limited to, name, company, title, phone number, e-mail address, and mail address. Based on your request, EEC may also ask for additional demographic information. By providing such information you agree that you do the same on a voluntary basis.

Personal information may be used in EEC’s Websites as follows;
a. Register for HUNA Magazine – Information in the news form will be used to send periodic newsletters and updates
b. Contact Us Form – Information provided through this form will not be stored by EEC and will be used solely to respond to the inquiries of the customer and/or service requests; information provided may be used to contact you when requested in order to further discuss your interest in our products or services, and to send information regarding EEC or King Abdullah Economic City, such as marketing promotions and events.
c. Website Feedback Form – Information provided through the Website Feedback form will be used solely to provide enhancements to the Website;

4. DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
EEC may disclose collected information without any restrictions. This is specific to non-identifiable or personal information about the Website users.
EEC may disclose identifiable or personal information that we collect or provide to us by you in the following circumstances:
a. To our subsidiaries and affiliates;
b. To fulfill the purpose for which you have provided this information;
c. For any other purpose disclosed by EEC when you provide the information; or

5. SECURITY OF INFORMATION
EEC has applied measures to secure your personal information from being accessed, used, altered, and disclosed without authorization, all the information you provide to EEC is kept safely in our servers protected by firewalls, thus the security of all your information is an important concern to us and we exercise reasonable care in providing secure transmission of your information to our servers.
Unfortunately no information or data transmission through the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secured. EEC cannot provide any representation or warranty regarding the safety of any information that you transmit to the Website. Please note that all such transmissions are done at your own risk. You agree that EEC shall not be held accountable for any invasion or encryption of any privacy settings or any security measures contained in the Website.

6. WITHDRAWAL OF INFORMATION
In the event you change your mind on the information provided or want to update some personal information given such as a phone number or email address, EEC will arrange and facilitate ways to correct, update, or eliminate the personal information already provided. You have the right to remove any unwanted personal information, update the same or oppose its use for any reason. In all such instances, please contact: [contactus@kaec.net]

7. THIRD PARTY LINKs
The Website may contain links to third party websites which are not covered by this Policy and for the use of which EEC assumes no responsibility or liability. Whenever a link redirects you to a third party website, you are advised to review its privacy policy. Availability of such links is not an endorsement of products, services, or information, and does not imply an association between EEC and the operators of the linked websites.