General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), Copyright Information, Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Welcome and many thanks for visiting our site.

This document outlines the conditions on which Partners may make use of our website www.ignitekz.com whether as a guest or a registered user. Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use the site. By using our site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use contained within this document, please refrain from using our site.

About Us

http://www.ignitekz.com is a website operated by Business Connexions Kazakhstan Limited (BCK).BCK are registered in Scotland and have our registered office at 6&7 Queens Terrace, Aberdeen, AB10 1XL. The purpose of this platform is to enable Kazakh registered entities and internationally based companies to promote their goods and services online to develop their business in a cooperative and professional manner. Profiles of both companies and key individuals will be posted in addition to an interactive News Forum, publishing business opportunities and articles on Kazakhstan, as well as publicizing events and activities relevant to business development.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Consent

Business Connexions Kazakhstan Ltd. take the privacy of both you and your nominated colleagues seriously where your personal information and that of your nominated colleagues will only be used to provide the services that you have requested from us. Please only request these services if you are happy with the conditions that follow.

Intellectual Property Rights and Copyright

Business Connexions Kazakhstan Limited is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights found at www.ignitekz.com and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties worldwide. All such rights are reserved.

Downloads of extracts and printed copies of any page(s) from our site for your own personal reference and for bringing to the attention of colleagues within your organization is permitted.

The modification of any copies or downloads of any materials, including illustrations, photographs, video or audio articles is prohibited and cannot be used separately from any accompanying text.

Acknowledgement of Business Connexions Kazakhstan Ltd. status (and that of any recognized contributors) as the authors of material must be adhered to.

You must not use any part of the materials obtained from the site for commercial purposes without obtainingpermission to do so from us or our licensors.

Contravention to any of the above will automatically cease access to and use of the site.

Terms of Use

Access to www.ignitekz.com

Access to www.ignitekz.com is permitted on a temporary basis, where BCK reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide without notice. BCK will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

Your password or any other item of information related to the site’s security must be treated as confidential, and must not be disclosed to any third party. BCK have the right to disable any user password or accessat any time, if in BCK opinion there has been a failure to comply with any of the provisions within these terms of use. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our site, or our entire site, to users who have registered with us.

Users are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for them to have access to our site as well as being responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of and comply with these terms.

BCK will ensure that the platform www.ignitekz.com is updated regularly and that content will change on a consistent basis. Whilst BCK will work to ensure outdated materials are removed or updated, BCK are under no obligation to correct any such errors.

Fees

Subscriptions fees apply for some of the services provided on www.ignitekz.com where they may be amended, at our discretion. Should membership be terminated due to breach of any of the provisions set out in this document there will be no entitlement to a refund. Under exceptional circumstances refunds maybe permitted at the sole discretion of BCK management.

Fees paid for membership and advertising are non-refundable. Agreements are accepted for the fixed period either online or in writing and cannot be cancelled once finalized.

Fees collected online through www.ignitekz.com are managed by a third party (Stripe.com) with secure encrypted technology ensuring our Partners are fully protected from any loss or theft of confidential information. BCK does not maintain records of credit cards or related data provided during the payment process.

BCK Liability

Materials displayed and uploaded to the platform does not guarantee, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy.

BCK and any associated third parties, to the extent permitted by law hereby specifically exclude:

All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.

Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation any liability for:

  • loss of income or revenue;
  • loss of business;
  • loss of profits or contracts;
  • loss of goodwill;
  • wasted management or office time;

and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable.

For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.

To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our content standards.

To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam) to other members.

To knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer code designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.

This does not affect BCK liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Profiles created and posted by Partners in www.ignitekz.com may contain links to other sites. BCK are not responsible for the content, accuracy or opinions expressed on such sites, and such sites are in no way investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy or completeness by us. Inclusion of any linked website in www.ignitekz.com does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked website by us. Access to any third party site is executed at the Partners own risk.

Upload of material to www.ignitekz.com

When preparing your profile for both corporate and personal pages to www.ignitekz.com Partners must comply with the conditions as set out in this document. Such uploads and content are deemed in compliance and that BCK are indemnified for any breach in these conditions.

In the instance where any content posted or uploaded by a Partner to www.ignitekz.com constitutes a violation of a third party’s intellectual property rights or their right of privacy BCK will have the right to disclose your identity to any third party making such a claim.

BCK will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by a Partner or any other user of our site.

Whilst BCK reserve the right to monitor and or moderate site content on a regular basis and investigate any complaints, material deemed to be inappropriate shall be removed following contact with the respective partner.

Viruses, hacking and malevolent actions

Partners must ensure that the platform is not exposed to the known introduction of viruses, trojans or other malicious material which is technologically damaging. Partners must refrain from unauthorized access to:

BCK website, Storage server, or related server, computer or database connected to the platform.

The appropriate action will be taken and reported to the relevant law enforcement authorities, where in the event of such exposure the Partner’s right of access will be terminated.

BCK will not be held liable for any loss of damage initiated by the introduction of malevolent material that may infect Partners IT hardware, software, data or other content due to the use of www.ignitekz.com or the downloading of material or website linked to the platform.

Linking to www.ignitekz.com

Partners are permitted to link to the platform’s home page. Such link must reasonably reflect the association and not damage the reputation of BCK. Links may only be established to BCK home page.

Platform Links

The BCK platform provides links from third parties, both advertisers and Partners, where the content of such sites is not under the control of BCK. BCK therefore accepts no responsibility for such links and any loss or damage that may arise.

Prohibitions

www.ignitekz.com may not be used for the following;

  • Breach of local, national or international laws or regulations.
  • Unlawful or fraudulent purposes
  • Non-compliant use of any data, uploaded or downloaded from the platform
  • Transmission of unsolicited data (spam) to other members
  • Knowingly introduce malevolent software harmful to the platform and Partners/users
  • Re-sell content downloaded from the site
  • Perform unauthorized access to the site, servers or software
  • Perform unauthorized access to other Partners network or profiles.

Code of Conduct & Standards

All Partners registered on www.ignitekz.com shall comply with the Code of Conduct and Standards expected of professional and legitimate entities.

BCK and Partners are agreed to ensure that the standard of content uploaded and posted on the platform is of a high quality and relevant to all parties concerned. Content must be truthful, knowingly accepted and compliant with the applicable law of the UK and any country from which they are posted.

Content must not relate to any of the following;

  • Contain any defamatory material related to an individual or Company
  • Contain any obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory material
  • Promotion of sexually explicit material
  • Promotion of violence
  • Promote the discrimination on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age.
  • Infringement of any copyright, database, trademark or individual
  • Deception of individual or company
  • Promotion of illegal activity
  • Abusive, threatening or invasion of another’s privacy, cause annoyance, inconvenience or unnecessary anxiety
  • Impersonation of another individual, misrepresentation of identity or association of another person.

Applicable Law

Business Connections Kazakhstan Ltd is registered in the UK and as such will manage any claims under UK law.

Privacy

BCK is committed to ensure the protection and respect of your privacy. The following details the basis on which any personal data is collect or provided and as to how it will be processed.

BCK will collect and process the following data;

Information provided in the completion of forms when subscribing to our services on www.ignitekz.com Additionally, this also includes information collected through advertising, contacts, News forum, posting material, or requesting further services.

BCK will also request information when reports of a problem are received.

Correspondence received when you contact BCK will be recorded.

In order to review performance and services BCK will occasionally distribute surveys where our Partners are requested for their input. Participation is not obligatory.

Records of transactions performed on the platform, excluding retention of credit card details.

Details of your visits to our site including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data and the resources on our site that you access.

In order for BCK to improve our platform and deliver an enhanced and more personal service the following data will be collected;

  • IP address
  • Operating System
  • Browser type
  • Statistical data for system administration, which does not identify any individual or organization.
  • Cookies to improve site and service.

The above enables BCK to monitor the following;

  • Estimate audience size and usage patterns
  • Storage of preferences for customizing of individual interests
  • Enhance searches
  • Recognising returning Partners

Partners may refuse to accept cookies by resetting the option on their browsers.

Data Storage

All data received by BCK will be stored on secure servers. Any payment transactions will be processed through Stripe’s encrypted systems. All passwords which enables you to access certain parts of the BCK site, are your responsibility for keeping confidential. Do not share your password with anyone.

Use of Information

The information held by BCK is used for the following;

To provide informative details on companies participating in the marketplace of Kazakhstan allowing Partners to develop business contacts and opportunities

To provide news worthy articles on the Kazakh economy, development opportunities, new prospects and items of interest.

To search for companies of similar industries from both Kazakh and international locations allowing dialogue to be opened for cooperation and development of relationships.

To allow direct messaging between Partners on an encrypted and secure platform.

Relevant advertising of third parties engaged in the Kazakh marketplace.

Disclosure of Information

BCK will disclose your personal information when required to do so in order to comply with any legal obligation. In addition, disclosure will be applied in order to apply BCK terms and conditions within this document, to protect rights, property and safety of the BCK site.

Rights

All partners register on www.ignitekz.com have the right under the Data Protection Act 1998 to access the information held about each Partner. All data will be provided by BCK on receipt of a formal written request, by email, sms or regular mail.

Revisions

BCK may on occasions revise this document in order to comply and maintain full responsibility with UK and international laws as well as provide improved conditions for all parties. Whilst every attempt will be made to keep Partners informed of any changes all parties are recommended to visit this page on a regular basis.BCK 3-3-2018 Version 1

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