- Subscription to the print and digital editions of Business Times (‘Magazine’);
- Our websites, digital applications, and online services, including businesstimes.org (the ‘Website’);
- Live events and conferences (if applicable);
- Our Premium Services, if applicable
- Surveys (if applicable),
Business Times owns and operates the Services. You can contact us directly if you have any questions about the content and content on the Website or have any questions about our Privacy Policies.
We provide various informational, educational, and recreational features as part of the Services. To work these highlights, we gather certain non-individual and individual data from our clients for explicit purposes. For activities related to a website that requests personal information, you agree to provide accurate and current information about yourself.
We may organize contests, sweepstakes, and/or special events through the Websites. To participate in these events, you must meet specified criteria for participation and minimum age requirements (for example, twenty-one (21) years of age or older) for the specific event.
How the information is used
To assess the effectiveness of the Websites, we may collect non-personal information about our users, such as Internet server and browser identities, Internet service providers, click stream information, Web pages visited, Web pages from which a person enters our site, the duration of the visit and the domain type.
Depending on the event, users either give their consent to how their information is used before it being collected (‘opt-in’) or to the use of their information for additional purposes (‘opt-out’). We may also survey users about a variety of topics, including how we can improve our websites and services.
Business Times Policy for disclosing your information to other parties
We share or disclose your personal information with companies other than https://businesstimes.org/ only when required by law, the disclosure is necessary to operate the Services, to protect the safety of our users, employees, or property and/or when the disclosure is consistent with the https://businesstimes.org/ practices for its services.
Information use and collection by operational providers
For the convenience of our users, we may provide an opportunity to purchase certain goods, merchandise, and services through the Services. Companies other than https://businesstimes.org/ may handle some of these transactions. We refer to those companies as ‘Operational Providers’ of our e-commerce operations, order fulfillment, and/or contract services.
The voluntary presentation of your personal information to these operating providers, including your order or request, is governed by the specific operating provider confidentiality and other terms.
Business Times, its parents, affiliates, and subsidiaries are not responsible for the collection, use, and disclosure practices of the operating providers, nor is https://businesstimes.org/ responsible for the products or services provided by the operating providers.
Use of tracking devices and cookies
Cookies enable us to track how often users visit our website and certain pages, the estimated audience size of sponsors and advertisers, the number of tickets for certain events, and user preferences. You do not need to enable cookies to use most websites.
Business Times, its parent, and subsidiaries are not responsible for the use of explicit GIFs by other website operators. Users are required to share the confidentiality of other website operators to determine the type and extent of tracking devices used.
We use third-party links to websites. In addition, we may share usage information about users of the Websites with these companies to manage and target advertisements and conduct market research analysis on the Websites and other websites. For these purposes, we and our third-party advertising companies may note certain pages you visit on the Websites through the use of GIFs.
The collected data is used to provide advertisements about goods and services that may be of interest to users of websites and other interactive media and is used to keep track of user responses to each advertisement.
Some of these companies may use non-personal information (including your name, address, telephone number, or email address) to provide targeting recommendations and data about your visits to the Websites and other websites, based on which we can provide advertisements about goods.
Only supervisors and employees with specific authority have access to the database containing the user’s personal information. If we decide to share User Information with other members of the Business Times, the receiving entity will also maintain the integrity and security of that User Information. The security or integrity of the information you disclose online because, while highly unlikely, a sufficiently powerful attack by an unauthorized third party could compromise your information.
Business Times respects your child’s privacy and we would like to share with you our policies regarding children under the age of thirteen (13) years old. If a parent or guardian discovers by notification, or by other means that a child under the age of thirteen (13) has registered incorrectly using false information, we may immediately suspend the child’s membership and/or participation will cancel and delete the child’s personal information from our website.
Your choice of information
If you wish to review, update, correct, restrict, suppress or delete personal information previously provided to us, or if you wish to obtain an electronic copy of your personal information to transmit it to another company (If this right to data portability is granted to you by law), you may contact us at our official email.