It is the policy of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) to respect the privacy of our web site users. Whenever and wherever possible, DIFC will treat the information about you received through your use of this web site with utmost care and confidentiality. DIFC uses the information provided by you to measure the use of this web site and to improve its content and for the purposes described hereunder. Below is an outline of the information that DIFC gathers, how it is used, and how you can "opt-out":

Whenever you request a page through your browser, navigation and click stream data such as:

  • your IP address,
  • browser and version,
  • operating system,
  • date and time and
  • the site from which you have linked to this site

are stored in a log file and/or database. Any search terms that you enter into DIFC site search are also logged. This information cannot be used to identify specific individuals, and is only used for:

  • web site and system administration,
  • research and development,
  • anonymous user analysis, and
  • to provide accurate statistics to advertisers in the form of aggregated data.

This information, including the email addresses collected, is kept on a secure dedicated server hosted by DIFC as well as servers within DIFC offices.

The email addresses collected from subscriptions to DIFC newsletters are not sold or disclosed to any third parties. These addresses will only be used by our business to send out DIFC communications (for example, DIFC newsletters). You will not receive any mailings you did not request.

When a contest/sweepstakes/survey is run on this web site you may be asked to supply some personally identifying information like your name, email address and/or phone number. This information will only be used to notify winners of the contest/sweepstakes. Non-identifying information may be analyzed, aggregated and presented to third-parties to provide an overview of the demographics of our web site visitors.

When a survey appears on DIFC web site, information is collected, compiled and analyzed on an aggregated basis. DIFC may share this aggregated data with advertisers or its business partners.

The information collected during the registration process is used to:

  • contact applicants,
  • customize content based upon user preferences,
  • display member status, and display the date of a member's last visit, and
  • any data collected will be used by DIFC and its agents. DIFC hereby reserves the right to transfer any data collected in the event of an acquisition, full or partial, of the company or its assets.

 

Disclaimer

 
The content of the Dubai International Financial Centre (“DIFC”) web site is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a basis for making business decisions nor should it be regarded by you as a substitute for specific professional advice. DIFC makes no warranties or representations to you as to the accuracy, authenticity or completeness of the content on this site, which is subject to change at any time without notice.

Copyright in the content of DIFC web site, including, but not limited to, the text, graphics, images and sounds (together, the 'Materials') is owned by DIFC. Any unauthorized use or reproduction of the Materials is strictly prohibited.

DIFC does not assume any liability and shall not be liable to you for any damages, including but not limited to, direct or indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages, losses or expenses arising in connection with this web site, the use of, or the inability to use, the web site by any party. The information on this web site is not to be displayed except in full screen format.

Any link within this web site, except for any link to other DIFC sites, is included for information purposes only and for your convenience. DIFC’s inclusions of such links does not imply any endorsement of the materials on such links. DIFC does not accept any liability, and shall not be liable to you for any loss or damage arising from or as a result of your acting upon the content of another web site to which you may link from this web site.

With respect to documents and/or information available through DIFC.ae web site, neither DIFC Authority nor any entities that supply information through said web site, nor any of their employees, make any warranty, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, the completeness or usefulness of any information, product or process disclosed, or represent that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.

Information presented on this web site is collected, maintained, and provided for the convenience of the user. While every effort is made to ensure that such information is accurate and up-to-date, DIFC Authority does not certify the authenticity of information that originates from third parties.
No documentation or information provided on this web site is intended to constitute legal advice or a legal opinion on any specific facts or circumstances. The contents are intended for general information purposes only. Results depend on the facts of each case.