This Privacy and Security Policy explains how the Cypriot Enterprise Link, a registered Society under the Laws of the Republic of Cyprus, (the “CEL”) collects its Customers and Members’ personal data, and how this is maintained, used and disclosed.
CEL is committed to protecting the privacy of its Customers and Members, under the relevant Cyprus Law on The Processing of Personal Data. CEL ensures that all personal data which is obtained from its Customers and Members, including all the data that is obtained by CEL when a Customer or a Member visits the CEL website are processed fairly and lawfully, and are not further processed in a way incompatible with the purposes for which it was collected.
Information collected by CEL is handled, retained and processed only by means that are in accordance with mandatory legal requirements and only to the extent it is strictly necessary for the achievement of the purposes set out herein.
Personal Information Collected
CEL collects and processes personal information of its Customers and Members only insofar as to (a) update and enhance membership records and those of other related CEL activities; (b) define areas of interest to its Customers and Members and improve the website to meet users’ habits or compile information relating to users’ movements across the website; (c) advise and/or inform its Customers and Members of the products or services which may be of interest to them.
Personal information may be collected by CEL given the Customers and Members use the CEL website.Information collected via the use of the website may include pages viewed, frequency and duration of visits, types of transactions conducted, documents downloaded and other websites which may have referred Customers and Members to the CEL website, or websites to which Customers and Members link the CEL website.
Handling of personal information
CEL is committed to complying with very strict standards of confidentiality in the process of handling personal information. For this reason, the accessing of personal information is prohibited for CEL administrators, with the exception of those administrators who are in charge for the handling and processing of such information.
CEL takes all steps reasonably possible to ensure that the appropriate safeguards are maintained and that the privacy of its Customers and Members data and/or personal information is secured and not misused in any way.
Use of personal information
Anonymous statistical information concerning its Customers and Members is collected by CEL. This procedure ensures that the needs of the Customers and Members are met through the intensive monitoring and constant improving the services offered by CEL to its Customers and Members.
Personal information is collected by CEL for the following uses:
- The personal contact with Customers and Members to ensure that they are informed where necessary or appropriate in relation to the services being provided to them;
- The personalization of the website to meet the needs and interests of the Customers and Members and the improvement and creation of new services that may be of interest to them;
- The gathering of statistical data for the purposes described above, which in no way identify a Customer and/or a Member personally.
At all times, the Customers and Members will be given the option to unsubscribe from any marketing services to which they previously subscribed, by clicking the relevant link at the bottom of the respective service’s e-mail.
Customers and Members Information Update