PRIVACY POLICY

 

PRIVACY POLICY

 

Welcome to our Site. Please read the following Privacy Policy (collectively “Website Conditions”) before using this Site and/or the Services (both defined below), so that you are aware of your legal rights and obligations with respect to DiningCity Pte Ltd and/or its related entities, affiliates and subsidiaries (individually and collectively, "Singapore Restaurant Week").

1. Acceptance of Policy

1.1 This privacy policy (“Policy”) applies to your access to and use of the singaporerestaurantweek.sg website (the “Site”) operated by for and on behalf of DiningCity Pte Ltd.

1.2 You shall be deemed to have agreed to this Policy if you access  the site. If you do not agree to this Policy, you shall not be permitted to and shall not access or use the Site and you must immediately cease any access to or use of the Site.

1.3 Singapore Restaurant Week (DiningCity Pte Ltd)  may modify this Policy at any time at its sole discretion, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified terms. Your continued access to or use of the Site shall be deemed to be your conclusive acceptance of such modified Policy.

2. Collection of Your Information

2.1 When you access or use the Site, we may collect the following information:

Personal information which is of a personal nature and may be used to identify you as an individual, and provided by you to us, including but not limited to your name, contact number, email address, mailing address and billing information (“Personal Information”).

Other information involving you, including but not limited to anonymous statistics, records and other information in relation to your browsing of the Site (“Non-Personal Information”).

2.2 Any information disclosed in the public areas of any Site (such as any message board or forum) becomes public information. You should exercise caution when disclosing information this way.

3. Use of Your Information

3.1 You agree and acknowledge that we may use your Personal Information and share your Personal Information with any of our affiliated companies for the purposes of:

Provisioning & administration essential to the operation of the Site

Providing you with personalised information and recommendations when using the Site.

The use of your location for recommending restaurants based on your location.

Enable the use of social interaction on our websites – i.e. allowing you to follow other users, reviewing a restaurant or commenting on a news article

Use of your personal data in an anonymised fashion for data analytics to help improve our services

Enable us to process bills and payments should online payment is required. 

Respond to enquiries and requests from you or people you have authorised

Inform you about service upgrades and updates

Inform you of service and security issues

Meet legal, regulatory and other requirements including providing assistance to law enforcement, judicial and other government agencies

3.2 By posting any Non-Personal Information on or via Site maintained by DiningCity Pte Ltd  and otherwise providing any Non-Personal Information to DiningCity Pte Ltd (whether electronically or otherwise), you agree and acknowledge that you grant to DiningCity Pte Ltd a non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable licence to use, disclose, display, reproduce, perform, distribute and modify such Non-Personal Information in any manner and for any purpose as DiningCity Pte Ltd may deem fit.

4. Protecting your information

4.1 We have implemented stringent measures to secure and protect your information. These include:

Safeguards to prevent security breaches in our network and database systems

Limits on access to information in our systems and the systems of our business partners and vendors

Strict verification processes to prevent unauthorised access to information

5. Sharing your information

5.1 We may share your information with:

Business partners and vendors we work with to deliver services you have subscribed to (including restaurants that you have placed a booking with through the service)

Industry regulators and other government organisations, as required by local laws and regulations

Financial institutions for purposes such as facilitating online payments

Research institutions for market analysis purposes

5.2 Your information is disclosed to the above only for relevant purposes (please refer to those mentioned in this Policy) or to protect the interests of our customers.

5.3 In some cases, we encrypt, anonymise and aggregate the information before sharing it. Anonymising means stripping the information of personally identifiable features. Aggregating means presenting the information in groups or segments e.g. age groups.

5.4 We will also ensure that overseas organisations we work with observe strict confidentiality and data protection obligations.

6. Cookies

6.1 During your use of a Site or App, we may issue to and request from your computer blocks of data known as “cookies”. A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer or mobile device browser and is stored on your computer or mobile device hard drive. We may use cookies to obtain certain Non-Personal Information, including in relation to your use of the Sites. If you do not want information collected through the use of cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows you to deny or accept the cookies feature.

7. Third Party Websites

7.1 The Site may contain hyperlinks to websites which are neither maintained nor controlled by DiningCity Pte Ltd (“Third Party Websites”). You agree and acknowledge that DiningCity Pte Ltd shall not be responsible for the privacy and security practices employed by any Third Party Website, and shall not be liable for any loss or damage of any kind, including any loss or misuse of Personal Information, arising from access to or use of any Third Party Website.