Data Protection Statement for the Online Shop of Rocket Internet – No,118, Jalan Air Itam, 10460 Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia.
Phone: +6019-2600 666 Fax: +603-6411 6753
It is an important issue for us that the data that are collected while you are visiting our Internet pages are protected and we want you to feel safe when you visit us in the Internet. The following paragraphs describe what kinds of data are collected during your visit on our Internet pages and how this information is used.
This Web site contains links to sites of other providers. When clicking on these links, you exit from the Web site of Rocket Internet. The pages of the external providers as well as their data protection measures are beyond the control of Rocket Internet. Only the providers of these pages are responsible for them. Any data you pass on to the providers of these external pages are not covered by the data protection statement of Rocket Internet. We recommend to read the data protection provisions of each enterprise carefully before providing any personal data to them.
The following data are collected on the Web site of Rocket Internet:
1. Personal data
These are individual data concerning personal or factual matters, such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, etc. Rocket Internet uses personal data to offer you a better service, mainly in form of a personalized communication.
If you provide personal data to Rocket Internet, you can be sure that these data are used only for optimizing the personal customer service. We appreciate the confidence you place in us. Rocket Internet will not sell or lease your personal data or make them in any other way available to a Third Party.
2. Non-personal data
These are data related to using the Web site and to the service operation that cannot be assigned to a particular personal identity. Non-personal data include e.g. type and version of the browser or the time of the server inquiry. Rocket Internet collects and analyzes these non-personal data for evaluating the utilization of the Web site by the visitors and for optimizing the pages.
Most of the non-personal data are collected by means of cookies or other analyzing techniques.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on the computer of the visitor and saved by his browser. Cookies do not cause any damage on the computer of the visitor and do not contain any viruses.
Use of the Data
Rocket Internet uses the personal data collected in order to provide a better service for you. Rocket Internet will use your data in particular for supporting your transactions and orders, for communicating with you and for providing services and support to you.
Credit card data will be used only for handling payment transactions and for preventing fraud. Any confidential personal data will be used only for simplifying the credit transactions with our financial partners. Rocket Internet would like to contact you for providing information about offers and news concerning our products and services. When you register on our Web site, you will therefore be asked whether you want to receive information and advertising material from us.
Non-personal data are collected for obtaining data concerning usability, performance and efficacy of the Web site. By means of these data, we can improve user-friendliness, usability and contents of our site.
Information / Advertising Material
When you have explicitly registered for receiving information and advertising material from Rocket Internet, you may of course unsubscribe from this service at any time. If you no longer want to use the free information service of Rocket Internet, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Each advertising letter will include information on how to unsubscribe from this service.
Circulation of Data
Rocket Internet will not sell or lease your data to a Third Party. Rocket Internet cooperates with Third Party service providers and Third Party suppliers in order to provide the full range of products, services and customized solutions. Suppliers and service providers are obliged to retain in confidence any data received from Rocket Internet and to use these data only for the purpose of providing the services and executing the business transaction by order of Rocket Internet. In order to provide optimum service to our Customers, Rocket Internet may change its service providers or conclude partner agreements with other service providers. Without your explicit consent, Rocket Internet will not pass the data collected on to any Third Party for any other purpose than the following:
1. Reply to duly authorized data inquiries from government authorities.
2. Observance of or compliance with acts, regulations, summons or court orders.
3. Prevention of fraud or enforcement / protection of rights and property of Rocket Internet.
4. Protection of the personal safety of employees of Rocket Internet.
Information on saved data
You are at any time entitled to request information about the data saved regarding your person. For this purpose, please contact email@example.com. Integration, validity and up-to-datedness of the Data Protection Statement When using our Web site, you agree that your data are used as described above.
This Data Protection Statement is the version currently valid and dates from 1st January 2014.
In the course of a further development of our Web site or the implementation of new technologies, it might be necessary to modify this Data Protection Statement. Rocket Internet reserves the right to modify the Data Protection Statement at any time and to apply the new version in future. We recommend to read the current version of the Data Protection Statement again from time to time.