Privacy Policy

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THEBAHRAIN.COM EXTERNAL PRIVACY POLICY

TheBahrain.Com is a privately owned website, as of now it doesn't have any connection with Bahrain Government's Bahrain Toursim Department.

TheBahrain.Com understands that privacy is important to you. As of now we dont collect any personal data, and no distribution of any personal information of the visitors.

This External Privacy Policy applies to TheBahrain.Com's handling of personal information across all its offices (in Bahrain and internationally).

If you've any concern about TheBahrain.com's privacy, please do not use the website. Visit similar other sites.


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What Personal Information Does TheBahrain.Com can Collect?

 

The types of personal information that we collect will depend on the nature of your dealings with us. For example, we may collect personal information directly from you when you:

 

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subscribe to a newsletter or register to receive brochures (eg through TheBahrain.Com's website);

 

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apply to attend or exhibit at a TheBahrain.Com event, or enter a promotion at such an event;

 

In each case, we only collect the personal information that we need to carry out our specific functions. For example:

 

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if you are a travel agent who registers for the "Promotion" through our website, we will collect your name, gender, date of birth, job title, email address and business contact details;

 

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if you are a traveller or tourist who registers to receive electronic newsletters from us we will collect your name, address, email address, age group and information about what type of holiday you are looking for. This is so we can make sure we can provide you with material which is likely to be of the most interest to you; and

 

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if you deal with us in the course of business, we will generally only collect your business contact details (so we can communicate with you for normal business purposes).

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How do we use Personal Information?

 

We need to collect personal information so that we can provide you with the publications or services you have requested, or so that we can carry out specific statutory functions (or both). The particular purpose for which we collect personal information will either be explained when we collect that information, or will be obvious from the context in which it is collected. We must only use personal information for the particular purpose we collected it for, or for other purposes that are directly related to that purpose. If we want to use personal information for any other purpose we must obtain your consent. If we use your personal information to send you information by email (including e-newsletters), we will always give you an opportunity to "unsubscribe", and we will respect your wishes.

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Will Your Personal Information be Given to Anyone Else?

 

TheBahrain.Com makes no disclosures of personal information.

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Security of Personal Information

 

TheBahrain.Com takes security of personal information seriously.Most electronic records of personal information collected by TheBahrain.Com are stored in databases are hosted on servers in USA. Our IT systems are protected by appropriate IT security measures by the hosting company.

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Online Privacy Issues

 

If you use TheBahrain.Com’s websites, you are understood to consent to the terms and conditions set out on our websites. This includes consenting to the terms of this privacy policy.In general, you can visit TheBahrain.Com’s websites without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. However there are times when we may need to collect personal information from you. For instance, if you register to receive our publications or to attend an event, we will need to collect some personal information from you. At the time of collection, we will seek your permission to send you further electronic communications, and for your personal information to be stored in databases that are hosted in USA. If at any time after submitting your personal information to us you would no longer like to receive information from us, simply follow the "unsubscribe" directions at the end of any email communications you receive. No attempt will be made by TheBahrain.Com to identify website users or their browsing activities except in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect server logs. The statistics and log files may be preserved (if the hosting company supports) indefinitely and used at any time and in any way necessary to prevent security breaches and to ensure the integrity of the information supplied by TheBahrain.Com.

In general on TheBahrain.Com’s websites, IP addresses (the Internet address of a computer) are logged to track a user's session while the user remains anonymous. We analyse this data for certain trends and statistics, such as which parts of our site users are visiting and how long they spend there. We do not link your IP addresses to anything that identifies you. In those limited cases where session information is not anonymous, TheBahrain.Com will provide notice of the practice and an opportunity to "opt out".

When we receive information about your session or about you, we may also use it for research or to improve our site and the services we offer you.

 

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Cookies

   

Some TheBahrain.Com web pages use "cookies", which are small files that may be placed on your hard disk for record-keeping purposes. A cookie helps us remember who you are. Cookies can make your subsequent visits to the web page simpler and more seamless. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. (However, by not accepting cookies, some web pages may not display properly or you may not be permitted to access certain information.) A server cannot find out a name or email address, or anything about a user's computer, by using cookies.

Cookies are important for our website and are used to provide the best possible online experience. By continuing to use this site you are consenting to their use.

 

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 Online Security

   

TheBahrain.Com using third party website hosting service, so that no security guaranteed for any purpose.

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Additional Information

 

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, or if you have a complaint about how TheBahrain.Com has handled the personal information about you, please unsubscribe immediately and email to us to remove any thing related to you, if we have, (we dont want any issues with anybody):

By E-mail: 

privacy@thebahrain.com

All the above in one sentence is : We are not responsible for any thing you are submitting to this site.

TheBahrain.Com periodically reviews its Privacy policy and reserves the right, at its discretion, to modify or remove portions of this policy at any time.

Policy updated: April 2013