Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

In accordance with the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance, this Website has adopted the following policies to safeguard web user’s personal information and is committed to protecting its confidentiality.  We will limit the collection and use of personal information to the purpose directly related to the function or activities stated on the collection.  Without web user’s consensus, we will not disclose any individual information to other organizations or personnel.

Collection & Use

Our web server tracks and collects non-personal general information about the visits to this Website.  For example, we may compile statistics that show number of Website visitors, number of books read and/or downloaded per visitor; origin countries of Website visitors, etc.

Use Of “Cookies”

We use “cookies” in order to provide a more personalized service.  When you visit this Website, your cookie helps us keep track of your preferences.  Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can always disable this function.

Membership Registration

This Website collects personal information from site visitors on a voluntary basis only for access to premium content e.g. free reading and downloading the e-books on this Website. Personal information may include name, e-mail address, etc..  The individual information we collect is used only by us to:

  1. Enable us to respond to enquirers;
  2. Analyze data collected (number of visits, number of books read and/or downloaded, etc.);
  3. Send out information, advice, new book titles, upcoming events, questionnaires for improvement and further development, etc..

If you do not wish to provide the information, you may continue to access other content on this Website.

Storage & Access

All personal information web user provides to this Website is secured on our server with restricted access.  We reserve the right to use agents, who are bound by strict confidentiality guidelines, to perform storage and processing functions.  Only designated agents who need to carry out legitimate activities / functions are permitted to view your personal data.  Agents who violate our privacy policies will be subject to disciplinary or legal actions.

Access To Personal Data & Update Policy

You may request access to your personal data, or for your personal data to be updated or removed from our database at any time via e-mail.  The e-mail address is as follows:

Links To Other Websites

This Website may contain links to other websites.  We will not be responsible for the content or the privacy practices employed by other websites.

Prevailing Language

This Privacy Policy Statement has been translated into Chinese.  If there is any discrepancy between the English and the Chinese versions, the English version shall prevail.

Please note that this Privacy Policy Statement may be amended from time to time without prior notice. You are advised to check it on a regular basis.