Samana Holdings Pte Ltd (‘Samana’) is an online service that builds lasting relationships with its users. To achieve that, we treat the privacy issue with great care. While you can visit the site without registering or providing any personal information, you will need to register to access certain functions and information on our site. We recognise our responsibility to protect the data that users entrust to us. . Hence, we implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you acces our website. Recognizing the burden of trust that our users have placed on us, we undertake to do the following:
Types Of Information Collected and How These Information Are Collected
Your information will provide us a better idea of your individual needs and preferences, thus enhancing the services and features brought to you. We may collect the following information from you: your name and e-mail address, contact details, gender, and sometimes, marketing questions pertaining to your interests. We may also track how you use our site, which pages you visited and sites which you come from or exit to.
We receive data about you when you interact with us, such as when you update your profile, when you make or search for friends, send messages to others, make searches, click on content, make purchases or click on links within the site, as well as provide feedback, either through formal surveys polls, or otherwise.
We also receive data from the computer or any other device you use to access our site including the IP address, when and for how long you visited the said site.
We collect data about you when you post things on the site, including photos, videos, comments and feedback. This may also include receiving information such as time, date and place for these events.
We also collect data about you when others post things about you on the site, including comments about you, photos of you, location, and status updates.
These information are stored for the length of time required to provide the reasons outlined under ‘Use of The Information.’
Use of The Information
We use the information collected to process, validate and verify your relationship with SAMANA. These information allows us to develop new features and services for you. Information captured also enables us to assess the effectiveness of advertisements in terms of interest, audience, and other measures. We also use these information for internal purposes, including website testing and troubleshooting, along with research, analytics, and suggestions and feedback for site improvement including new features and services.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include data we may share to others such as but not limited to trusted third parties who assist us in operating the website, conducting our business, or servicing you but we hold these parties to the strictest confidentiality. We will only use your information to extend our services to you and ultimately to benefit you.
From time to time, we will also transfer some of your information to advertisers who choose to purchase advertisements and display them on the website, as well as developers who build games, applications and website you may choose to use. We will require an opt-in consent for the sharing of any sensitive personal information.
Further, we may release your information when we believe it is appropriate in order to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or other users’ rights, property or safety.
Whilst you provide us with information, the ownership of the information you provide remains yours.
Links to third-party sites
Our web site may provide links to third party sites. Since we do not control those websites, we encourage you to review the privacy policies of these third party sites.
Cookies are small files stored on your computer containing a personal identification code unique to the system.
· Cookies allow you to enter your password less frequently during sessions with our site.
· Cookies also help us provide information, which is targeted, to your interests. These cookies do not track individual information.
Most cookies are "session cookies," meaning that they are automatically deleted at the end of a session. You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, although in that case you may not be able to use certain features on our site and you may be required to re-enter your password more frequently during a session. Cookies from SAMANA websites can only be read by SAMANA.
We will send you information about various products and services we feel may be of interest to you. Only SAMANA will send you these direct mailings. If you do not want to receive such mailings, you can easily opt-out of receiving further marketing at any time by contacting us.