APOCHI SYNERGY LTD . PRIVACY POLICY


Effective Date: May 28, 2020

INTRODUCTION

Apochi Synergy Limited, referred to as “ASL” hereafter regards your privacy and is committed to protecting it at all cost in accordance with generally-accepted industry practices. This Privacy Policy describes our practices concerning the personal information collected through our websites and any products and services. It explains how cookies, web beacons, pixel tags, clear gifs, and other similar files or technologies may be used to collect and store the information automatically collected about your computer, device, and Service usage and how you can control the use of these technologies.

Website Privacy Policy: PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT

ASL may collect the following information, including Personal Information from and about you: From your interaction with Sales, Marketing, and Customer Support: We collect Personal Information such as your name, company name, email address, phone number, and billing information when you sign up on our site, or request sales information or customer service. Cookies, Scripts and Related Technologies: When you visit our website, www.a-rice.com we receive and record Personal Information that you may have provided. The technologies we use to track your movements around our website include cookies, tracking scripts and pixels, and tagging technologies, which we may employ to understand your preferences, improve your experience on our website, etc. You can control the use of cookies at the individual browser level. If you do not accept the use of cookies, please disable them as described in the Cookie Controls. Collection of Data by Advertisers: We may also use third parties to serve ads on our website or to manage our advertising on other sites. Certain third party partners may automatically collect information about your visits to this and other websites, your IP address, your ISP, the browser you use to visit our website (but not your name, address, e-mail address or telephone number). They do this by using cookies, pixel tags or other technologies. Information collected may be used, among other things, to deliver advertising targeted to your interests and to better understand the usage and visitation of our website and the other sites tracked by these third parties. This policy does not apply to, and we are not responsible for, cookies or pixel tags in third party ads, and we encourage you to check the privacy policies of advertisers and/or ad services to learn about their use of cookies and other technologies. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here: http://www.aboutads.info/choices or http://www.networkadvertising.org.

HOW ASL USES YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may use the information that we collect about you and from you, including Personal Information, for the following purposes:

To communicate with you:

If you request more information about our products, we will contact you using the information you provide us. We may also send you information about products and services that may be of interest to you, with your prior opt-in consent where required by applicable law.

To customize our website:

We seek to improve your experience with our website. As a result, we will analyze data we collect about your use of the website.

To accumulate data:

We may accumulate data collected through our website and to create statistics that may be used for any purpose, provided that such statistics do not identify any customers or individuals or contain any Personal Information.

HOW ASL MAY DISCLOSE OR SHARE YOUR INFORMATION

We do not sell or otherwise disclose Personal Information we collect about you, except as described in this Website Privacy Policy or as we disclose to you at the time this information is collected. As described in more detail below, we may share your Personal Information: with our partners and third-party service providers. We authorize these service providers to use or disclose the information only as necessary to perform services on behalf of ASL (for example, to support the delivery of, provide functionality on, or help to enhance the security of our Website). We require these service providers by contract to safeguard the privacy and security of Personal Information that they process on our behalf; to any competent law enforcement body, regulatory, government agency, court or other third party where we believe disclosure is necessary (i) as a matter of applicable law or regulation, (ii) to exercise, establish or defend our legal rights, or (iii) to protect your vital interests or those of any other person; to an acquirer, successor, or assignee as part of any merger, acquisition, debt financing, sale of assets, or similar transaction, or in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy, or receivership in which information is transferred to one or more third parties as one of our business assets, provided that we inform such third parties that they must use your Personal Information only for the purposes disclosed in this Website Privacy Policy ; and to any other person with your consent to the disclosure. Our website may contain links to third party websites or third party applications (“apps”). When you click on a link to any other website, app or location, you will leave our website and go to another site and another entity may collect Personal Information or anonymized data from you. We have no control over, do not review, and cannot be responsible for, these outside websites or their content. Please be aware that the terms of this Website Privacy Policy do not apply to these outside websites, apps or content, or to any collection of your Personal Information after you click on links to such outside websites or apps. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of every website you visit or app you use. The links to third party websites, apps or locations are for your convenience and do not signify our endorsement of such third parties or their products, apps, content or websites.

HOW ASL PROTECTS YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We endeavour to maintain physical, technical and procedural safeguards that are appropriate to the sensitivity of the personal information in question. These safeguards are designed to protect your personal information from loss and unauthorized access, copying, use, modification or disclosure. Despite these safeguards, no method of transmission over the Internet or data storage is fully secure. In the event that we are required by law to inform you of a breach to your personal information we may notify you electronically, in writing, or by telephone, if permitted to do so by law.

INTERNATIONAL DATA TRANSFERS

Your personal information may be transferred to, and processed in, countries other than the country in which you are resident. These countries may have data protection laws that are different to the laws of your country (and, in some cases, may not be as protective). However, we have taken appropriate safeguards to require that your personal information will remain protected in accordance with this Website Privacy Policy. However, we will normally collect Personal Information from you only where we have your consent to do so, where we need the Personal Information to perform a contract with you, or where the processing is in our legitimate interests and not overridden by your data protection interests or fundamental rights and freedoms. In some cases, we may also have a legal obligation to collect Personal Information from you or may otherwise need the Personal Information to protect your vital interests or those of another person. If we ask you to provide Personal Information to comply with a legal requirement or to perform a contact with you, we will make this clear at the relevant time and advise you whether the provision of your Personal Information is mandatory or not (as well as of the possible consequences if you do not provide your personal information). Similarly, if we collect and use your Personal Information in reliance on our legitimate interests (or those of any third party), we will make clear to you at the relevant time what those legitimate interests are. If you have questions about or need further information concerning the legal basis on which we collect and use your personal information, please contact us.

YOUR DATA PROTECTION RIGHTS

You have the following data protection rights: If you wish to access, correct, update or request deletion of your Personal Information, you can do so at any time by contacting us at asynergy.ng@gmail.com. You have the right to opt-out of marketing communications we send you at any time. You can exercise this right by clicking on the “unsubscribe” or “opt-out” link in the marketing e-mails we send you. To opt-out of other forms of marketing, please contact us at asynergy.ng@gmail.com Similarly, if we have collected and processed your Personal Information with your consent, then you can withdraw your consent at any time. Withdrawing your consent will not affect the lawfulness of any processing we conducted prior to your withdrawal, nor will it affect processing of your Personal Information conducted in reliance on lawful processing grounds other than consent. You have the right to complain to a data protection authority about our collection and use of your Personal Information. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority. We respond to all requests we receive from individuals wishing to exercise their data protection rights in accordance with applicable data protection laws. Please note that you should direct any requests related to the data protection rights described above to the A-RICE customer who holds the relevant A-RICE account. As a data processor of any Personal Information stored and processed on the Services, ASL will not be able to respond directly to such requests and will refer any such requests to the relevant Customer.

CHILDREN’S PRIVACY

We do not deliberately collect, maintain, or use Personal Information from children under 18 years of age, and no part of our website is directed to children under the age of 18. We will take steps to delete it if we learn we have unknowingly collected it. If you learn that your child has provided us with Personal Information without your consent, you may alert us at asynergy.ng@gmail.com. If we learn that we have collected any Personal Information from children under 18, we will promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the child’s account.

UPDATES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

ASL may from time to time make changes to this Privacy Policy to reflect changes in its legal or regulatory obligations or in the manner in which we deal with your personal information. We will post any revised version of this Privacy Policy on our website www.a-rice.com and we encourage you to refer back to it on a regular basis. Any changes to this Privacy Policy will be effective from the time they are posted, provided that any change that relates to why we collect, use or disclose your personal information will not apply to you unless you consent to such change. This Privacy Policy was last revised as of the Effective Date listed at the bottom of this Privacy Policy.