Privacy

Al Khalediah Arabian Horse Festival respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it. We provide this Privacy Statement to inform you of our Privacy Policy and practices, and of the choices you can make about what information is collected, the manner in which that information is collected and how that information is used.

The alkhalediah-festival.com Website and its sub-domains are owned by Al Khalediah Arabian Horse Festival, trading as Al Khalediah Arabian Horse Festival, a company registered in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

For the purposes of this Privacy Statement "we", "our" and "us" refer to Al Khalediah Arabian Horse Festival, "this Website" collectively refers to the alkhalediah-festival.com Website and its sub-domains, and "you" and "your" refer to a specific individual or program accessing this Website.

  1. Governance

    This Website is governed in accordance with the federal laws of The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The federal courts of The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising out of your use of this Website.

  2. Data automatically collected

    We automatically collect the Domain Name and Internet Protocol address (IP address) of the first identifiable computer from which or through which you access this Website. This information does not identify you as an individual, but only the computer from which or through which you access this Website.

    This information is used to help us better understand this Website’s usage, so that we can improve our service to you. It may also be used to provide content on this Website relevant to your geographic region, including, but not limited to advertisements and promotions. We do not link information automatically collected by such means with personal information about you.

  3. Cookies

    Cookies are small pieces of information that your browser stores on your computer when requested by a Website. They do not compromise your privacy or security, as each cookie can only be read by the same Website that requested your browser to store the cookie.

    We request your browser to store one or more cookies when you access this Website and may request your browser to store one or more cookies when you make purchases, request or personalize information, or register yourself for certain services. Unless you explicitly opt to store additional information, our cookies only contain one or more sequential computer-generated identifiers. The cookies this Website requests your browser to store are suffixed with "alkhalediah-festival.com" and expire at the very latest after 365 days from the date on which they were last updated.

    This information is used to help us better understand this Website’s usage, so that we can improve our service to you and may also be used to provide content on this Website based on your previous visits, including, but not limited to advertisements and promotions. Unless you explicitly opt to store additional information, we do not link information automatically collected by such means with personal information about you. Accepting to store the cookies requested by this Website does not give us access to your personal information, but we may use the cookies to identify your computer.

    Most browsers automatically store cookies by default, but you can choose to refuse or selectively accept to store certain cookies by adjusting the preferences in your browser. However, if your browser refuses to store cookies, some features of this Website may not be available to you and some pages on this Website may not display properly. You can find information on popular browsers and how to adjust your cookie preferences at the following Websites:
    - Microsoft Internet Explorer: http://www.microsoft.com/info/cookies.htm
    - Netscape Navigator: http://wp.netscape.com/legal_notices/cookies.html
    - Mozilla Firefox: http://www.mozilla.org/support/firefox/options#privacy
    - Opera: http://www.opera.com/support/tutorials/security/privacy/

    Additionally, browsers such as Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 and Netscape 7.0 feature The Platform for Privacy Preferences (P3P) technology which gives you the ability to make informed choices about the use of your personal information online. P3P-enabled browsers can be configured to automatically accept or refuse to store cookies, based on whether a Website’s P3P compact policy file meets your privacy preferences. We will make every effort to provide a P3P compact policy file for each cookie that this Website requests your browser to store.

  4. Data collection and use

    When you request information through this Website, we may need to know some personal information about you. When e-mailing us, or subscribing for information we will need your e-mail address, name and other limited personal identifiers. If you choose to purchase information, goods, products or services, we will usually require some additional limited financial details. Where you request employment-related services or products we will usually need limited data about personal identifiers, education, employment, family and financial details. Your personal data will be processed to provide information, goods, products and services you request in the form that you require.

    Most of this information may be used by us to enable us to review, develop and improve the services which we offer and provide you with information we think you will find valuable. We will not share your details with any third party without your explicit permission, unless required by law, court order or subpoena. The information you submit may be transferred outside of the country from which you access this Website, and may be transferred to countries which do not have data protection laws or to countries where your privacy and other fundamental rights will not be protected as extensively. These and all other transfers of collected data will remain secure and under our sole control.

    In the event we wish to use your personal data for a new purpose, beyond what it was originally provided for, we will ask for your explicit consent.

  5. Data retention

    Your data may be held for up to 2 years after the termination of your relationship with us for the purposes of improving our services offered, after which time it will be de-personalised and non-identifiable. We do not collect any additional information about you other than that outlined above.

  6. Access to your personal data

    You have the right to see personal information we keep about you upon payment of a fee. To enquire about accessing your personal information please send an e-mail to: info@akahf.com.

    We will provide you with a readable copy of the personal data that we keep about you within 40 days; subject to the provision of proof of your identity. We allow you to challenge the data that we hold on you and, where appropriate, you may have the data erased, rectified, amended or completed. We reserve the right to refuse to provide our visitors with a copy of their personal data, but will give reasons for our refusal. You will be able to challenge our decision to refuse to provide you with a copy of your personal data.

  7. Disclosure and Visitor choice

    You may unsubscribe or opt-out of our services at any time. Where we disclose your personal data for those purposes stated, we will provide you with the means to opt-out of disclosure by either indicating in a box at the point of the Website where personal data is collected, by sending an e-mail to info@akahf.com.

    Where we disclose your personal data for purposes which are different to those stated, we will offer you the opportunity to consent prior to disclosure.

  8. Children

    We are committed to protecting the privacy needs of children and we encourage parents and guardians to take an active role in their children’s online activities and interests. We do not knowingly collect information from children under the age of 13 and we do not target our Websites to children under 13.

  9. Security

    We are committed to protecting the information you provide us. We have implemented security policies, rules and technical measures to protect the personal data that we have under our control, in accordance with the federal laws of The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The security measures are designed to prevent unauthorised access, improper use or disclosure, unauthorised modification and unlawful destruction or accidental loss.

  10. Hyperlinks

    Our Websites may provide links to third-party Websites for your convenience. If you access those links, you will leave our Website. We do not control those Websites or their privacy practices, which may differ from ours. We do not endorse or make any representations about third-party Websites. This Privacy Statement does not cover the personal data you choose to give to unrelated third parties. We encourage you to review the privacy policy of any company before submitting your personal information. Some third-party companies may choose to share their personal data with us; that sharing is governed by that third-party company’s privacy policy.

  11. Notification of changes

    We reserve the right to change our privacy policy set out in this Privacy Statement at any time without prior notice. Your continued access or use of this Website after such changes indicates your acceptance of the Privacy Statement as modified. It is your responsibility to review the Privacy Statement regularly. This Privacy Statement was last updated on November 01, 2007. If at any point we decide to use personally-identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify you by e-mail. You will have a choice as to whether or not we use your information in this different manner. We will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected.

  12. Contacting us

    If you have any questions relating to the policy set out in our Privacy Statement please send an e-mail to info@akahf.com.