Terms & Conditions - Intercultural Insights

Terms & Conditions

PREAMBLE

“Intercultural Insights” is a blog sponsored by Akteos to promote intercultural understanding.

It is a platform to share opinions, expertise, and experience to benefit all those who operate internationally or in a multicultural environment. It gives the reader the opportunity to step back and to reflect on the opinions of others to improve communication, control intercultural risks and to value diversity as an asset.

In the interest of transparency, please be informed of the following:

Publisher Details
Akteos Asia Pte Ltd
150 Cecil Street, #15-01, Singapore 069543
Tel: +65 6327 9291
contact@akteos.sg
www.akteos.sg

ARTICLE 1: PURPOSE

These terms and conditions are intended to clarify the commitments of Akteos to its readers, subscribers, and contributors who acknowledge having read and understood these terms and agree to be bound by them.

ARTICLE 2: SUBSCRIPTION

Any reader who subscribes to the newsletter agrees to be part of the subscriber database. Subscribers will receive up to four email’s per month informing them of any new articles, as well as periodic announcements. Subscribers may unsubscribe at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our emails.

ARTICLE 3: PARTICIPATION

Everyone can participate by commenting on articles or by submitting contributions to Akteos. By filling out the online form or by submitting a contribution to Akteos, the contributor warrants that he is the author of the proposed contribution and is the copyright holder thereto. The contributor authorizes Akteos to broadcast, publish, or reproduce this contribution on the blog and to integrate it into its database for free.

ARTICLE 4: RESPECT FOR LAW

By accessing this website, you agree that all access and use of the websites, and the Terms and Conditions shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Republic of Singapore. You hereby agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore courts.. This includes but is not limited to respect for copyright, trademark law, and database rights.

ARTICLE 5: RULES OF INTERNET USE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The user specifically agrees not to broadcast any message:

  • Contrary to public order and morality
  • Violating the intellectual property rights of third parties
  • That is abusive or harmful to the honor and reputation or dignity of any person
  • Inciting racial hatred, discrimination or commission of an offense
  • Containing pornographic or pedophilic content
  • Violating the personal rights such as privacy or image rights
  • Contrary to the laws and regulations on advertising activities,
  • And more generally any message capable of coming into conflict with Singapore law.

Akteos reserves the right to remove a contribution that would be contrary to the editorial line of the blog.

Any user of the website is responsible for their actions and accepts the characteristics and limitations of the Internet and especially recognizes that they:

  • Are solely responsible for his use of the information on the blog,
  • Are solely responsible for the use of the content of sites with a hypertext link to the site,
  • Are solely responsible for the communication of its identifiers,
  • Has knowledge of the nature of the Internet and in particular, it’s technical performance.

Therefore, Akteos can not be held responsible for any internet network malfunctions, and assumes no liability for messages posted by contributors or the content of websites accessible via hyperlinks. Akteos makes no warranty as to the use of this information and can not be held responsible for injury or damage that may result from the use of information contained on the website, or any errors or omissions therein.

ARTICLE 6: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

By accessing the blog, Akteos grants the reader a non-exclusive license to use the information available for private use. It is not transmissible in any way. Any copying or redistribution in any form, even partial, is prohibited. Violation of these provisions subjects the offender and any other person liable to civil and criminal penalties under Singapore law.

The reader is therefore forbidden to reproduce items from the blog. He can quote from only with the authorization of Akteos and provided the source is acknowledged.

ARTICLE 7: PERSONAL DATA SECURITY AND PRIVACY

Akteos is committed to compliance with provisions of the Personal Data Protection Act.

Akteos is committed to only collect personal data in a fair and transparent manner, as part of its activities and in accordance with the law, to ensure the protection, confidentiality and security of personal data of its users, and to respect their privacy. Akteos implements security measures appropriate to the degree of sensitivity of personal data to protect against malicious intrusion, loss, alteration or disclosure to unauthorized parties, and ensures the security of information exchanged. Akteos retains the user’s personal data as its account exists or as needed to provide appropriate services.

The subscriber can at any time change its data or unsubscribe. The contributor may request the closure of his account and deletion of personal data; However his contributions are part of Blog Intercultural Perspectives and can not be removed without the consent of Akteos.

ARTICLE 8: COMPLAINTS

Claims relating to the conditions of use of Intercultural Insights can be made either directly by email to info@intercultural-insights.com or by mail to: Akteos, 150 Cecil Street, #15-01, Singapore 06953.

ARTICLE 9: CHANGES

Akteos maintains the right to change these terms and conditions at any time depending on the evolution of Intercultural Insights Blog. The latest version will be published here.

ARTICLE 10: ACCEPTANCE

Users of Intercultural Insights acknowledges having read these terms and conditions by accessing the site and accept them without reservation.