Cookies are small bits of information that are automatically stored on the users’ web browser in their computer that can be retrieved by this website. Other technologies, including tracking tags, web beacon that may be used for similar purposes will be collectively called “Cookies” in this Cookies Policy.

Reasons the Company uses cookies. Cookies can make this website more useful by storing information about users preferences on particular web pages and about their personalized settings, thus enabling the Company to provide more useful features to the users, to tailor the content of the website to suit their interests and, where permitted by their marketing preferences, provide them with promotional materials or direct marketing based on their usage patterns for their general reference and information.

Types of Cookies and information collected.

The Company uses the following types of Cookies:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies: These are cookies that are essential to enable the users to use the services and products.
  • Performance Cookies: These are cookies which collect information about how and when the users interact with the website and the information collected by these cookies is used to improve the work of the website.
  • Functionality Cookies: These are cookies that allow the website to remember choices the users have made (such as users login information) and provide the users with content and features which are customized to them.
  • Advertising Cookies: These are cookies which are used to deliver advertisements to the users which are more relevant to them.
  • Social Media Cookies: These are cookies which are used to enhance the users’ internet experience and to make the sharing of content easier. These cookies will exist in some pages where contain tools or applications that are linked to third party social media service providers.

The types of cookies described above may be 「session cookies」 or 「persistent cookies」. Session cookies are only stored on the users’ device whilst the users are visiting the website, and are deleted when the users log off their accounts or close theirs browsers. Persistent cookies remain on the users’ device for a period of time after the users log off their accounts or close theirs browsers.

This website may be accessed by third parties including Facebook, Wechat, LinkedIn which may use applications (including cloud computing) to research certain usage and activities on parts of the website. The users should consult and carefully read the applicable terms and conditions of these third parties before using their applications. The information collected through technologies applied in such applications, such as tracking tags and Cookies, etc. are not controlled, designed or instructed by the Company.

Control and delete Cookies. Most browsers are initially set to accept Cookies. If the users prefer, they can change the setting by setting their browser or seek help from the device provider to disable Cookies or prompt them before accepting Cookies. However, by disabling them, they may not be able to take full advantage of the Company’s website. If the users accept Cookies, they will be acknowledging their information is being collected, stored, accessed and used as outlined above.

Persistent cookies remain on the users’ device for a period of time after the users log of their account or close theirs browsers.

The information collected by 「cookies」 is anonymous users’ personalized settings information such as language preference and aggregated research data including number of the visitors, behavior and usage patterns, and contain no name or address information or any information that will enable anyone to contact the users via telephone, e-mail or any other means. No users’ personal data is stored in cookies.

The Company may also work with third parties [ names of third parties ] which uses applications (including cloud computing) to research certain usage and activities on parts of the website on the Company behalf. The information collected through technologies such as tracking tags and Cookies, etc. are used to find out more about the Company’s users, including number of the visitors, behavior and usage patterns, for more accurate reporting and to improve the effectiveness of the Company marketing. Information recorded through the use of these applications are aggregated, and no personally identifiable information about the users is collected or shared by [names of third parties ] with the Company as a result of such research. Also, no users’ personal data is stored through these technologies.

Control and delete Cookies.

Most browsers are initially set to accept Cookies. If the users prefer, they can change the setting on their browser by setting their browser or seek help from the device provider to disable cookies or prompt them before accepting cookies. However, by disabling them, they may not be able to take full advantage of the Company’s website. If the users accept Cookies, they will be acknowledging their information is being collected, stored, accessed and used as outlined above.