When you visit this website, DCW collects information about you and your browsing habits. The information we collect depends on the pages of our website you visit and what you do during your visit.
During your visit on this website, information from you will be automatically collected. This information is technically needed in order to display this website and include the name of the domain and host from which you access the internet; the internet protocol (IP) address of your computer; the type of browser and software operating system you use; the date and time you access our website; and the internet address of the website that linked to this website.
DCW may use this anonymous information for statistical purposes in order to optimise our website. DCW may also use this information to detect and anylse unlawful use of our website and data stored on our servers.
Once you agree to receive information on news, events, and publications by the German-Chinese Business Association, including the “China Economic Bulletin”, (newsletter) by electronic means, we will use the contact data provided by you exclusively for this purpose or to inform you about this service or about the registration to this service. We do not transmit this data to others. Apart from a valid e-mail address, which we need in order to send you the information, we store the IP address and date of registration to the newsletter. We use this data to prove misuse, in case a wrong e-mail address was used during the registration process. We use a “double opt-in” procedure to make sure that the e-mail address was not entered by someone else. During this procedure we record the application for the newsletter, the date of sending out the confirmation mail as well as the receipt of the registration cormfimation. We use secure transmission techniques (SSL) via HTTPS to protect your data.
You may at any time withdraw your consent for the storage of your data, you e-mail address or its use for the newsletter. We provide a link with each newsletter that allows you to cancel your subscription. Furthermore, you may get in touch with us via the contact details provided on this website.
You may choose to have your browser warn you every time a cookie is being sent to you, and you can turn off cookie placement. If you refuse, your overall browsing experience can be affected and may prevent you from fully using this website.
You can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en. Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at http://www.google.com/intl/en_uk/analytics/privacyoverview.html.
Use of Information
DCW uses the information it collects (whether submitted by you or automatically collected) to respond to your requests and to further its organizational interests. You should not submit information that you do not want DCW to use and disclose without restriction.