PRIVACY NOTICE AND COOKIES NOTICE (the “Privacy Statement”)
PlanetWise is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding cookies, your personal data, and how we will treat such information. By visiting our website, you are acknowledging our practices described in this Privacy Statement. Where necessary under applicable data privacy law, visiting our website constitutes your consent to our processing your personal data as described in this Privacy Statement.
This Privacy Statement has been framed in view of the Personal Data Protection Act, 2012 read with the relevant rules and amendments.
When we refer in this Privacy Notice to “PlanetWise”, “we”, “us”, or “our”, we are referring to PlanetWise Pte. Ltd., which owns and operates this website and collects your personal data through it, and its various affiliated companies worldwide.
PlanetWise and its affiliates are committed to protecting and respecting user privacy and providing with the information, options, and choices necessary for you to control how we use your information. This Privacy Statement describes how the website collects and uses personal information to provide services operated by or on behalf of the website. This Privacy Statement applies to users of our website. By accessing our website, you understand and agree to the collection, use, sharing and processing of personal data. If you provide PlanetWise with personal data about someone else, you confirm that they are aware that you have provided their information and that they consent to PlanetWise’s use of their information according to this Privacy Statement. This Privacy Statement applies to all the current and former visitors, users and others who access this website.
If you have questions about this Privacy Statement, please contact us through email address provided on our website. Users include the following: (i) visitors of the website who avail any and/or all services and (ii) third party partners/vendors as determined from time to time.
COLLECTION AND PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA
You can use and browse our website without having to disclose your personal data, except as may be necessary to allow us to respond to your requests or in cases where you contact us directly.
We collect personal data (which may include sensitive personal data) when you provide it to us, through registration, completion of forms, emails, enquiries and requests, and similar situations in which you have chosen to provide the information to us.
The information you give us may include your name, address, and email. If you choose not to provide such information, it may not be possible for us to respond to your request or enquiry.
We will retain control of, and responsibility for, the use of any personal data you disclose to us. Such data shall remain in our possession, or that of data intermediaries and other service providers acting on our behalf, except in the rare circumstances where we are required by law to disclose it to other persons.
PURPOSES OF USE
All personal data and other information collected may be used by PlanetWise individually or collectively and may be combined with other information for the following purposes:
- Responding to your enquiries or requests pursuant to your emails, telephone calls, faxes and/or submission of form(s).
- Responding to and taking follow-up action on complaints.
- Performing office and operational administrative matters following your request.
- To fulfill your requests for the products and services offered on the website, to respond to your inquiries about our offerings, and to offer you other products or services that PlanetWise believes may be of interest to you.
- To monitor your use of the services and may review and analyse the personal data provided by you to provide you with customized service.
- For internal business purposes, such as data analysis, research, developing new products and/or features, enhancing and improving existing products and services and identifying usage trends.
- For measuring or understanding the effectiveness of advertising we serve to you and others, and to deliver relevant advertising to you, or to allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so.
- To use your personal data for the purpose of conducting promotional/marketing related activities on the website for making posters/banners to promote the services of PlanetWise.
- Complying with our legal obligations.
Generally, we only use personal data collected through out website as necessary so that we can pursue these legitimate purposes. We may occasionally seek your consent to use your personal data for these or other specific purposes.
When you use our website, we may collect and store information about your computer (including your IP address, operating system and browser type) for system administration. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns. This data could possibly lead to your identification, but we, and our data intermediaries, do not use it to do so unless permitted by law.
What is a Cookie?
Cookies are small files which are placed on your computer when you access a website or app – amongst other things; they help the website user to navigate efficiently between pages and the website operator to track usage of the site.
- managing and customizing your experience on the website/platform;
- analysing trends and improving our site for our users; and
- delivering content tailored to your interests and the manner in which you browse our websites and platforms.
Any other information is anonymized and/or aggregated to produce statistical reports that enable us to evaluate the use of our website; and to make improvements to, and increase efficiency when you browse our website.
We use the information collected to analyse trends and improve our site for our customers, as more particularly described below.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the reasons why we use them in the table below.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not work as a result. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymised. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our site and will not be able to monitor its performance.
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, some or all of these services may not function properly.
|Cookie Domain||Name||More information|
|ads.linkedin.com||lang||This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. This sub-domain is connected with LinkedIn's marketing services that enable website owners to gain insight into types of users on their site based on LinkedIn profile data, to improve targeting.|
|linkedin.com||lang||This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. It typically acts as a third party host where website owners have placed one of its content sharing buttons in their pages, although its content and services can be embedded in other ways. Although such buttons add functionality to the website they are on, cookies are set regardless of whether or not the visitor has an active LinkedIn profile, or agreed to their terms and conditions. For this reason it is classified as a primarily tracking/targeting domain.|
|linkedin.com||UserMatchHistory||This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. It typically acts as a third party host where website owners have placed one of its content sharing buttons in their pages, although its content and services can be embedded in other ways. Although such buttons add functionality to the website they are on, cookies are set regardless of whether or not the visitor has an active LinkedIn profile, or agreed to their terms and conditions. For this reason it is classified as a primarily tracking/targeting domain.|
|linkedin.com||bcookie||This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. It typically acts as a third party host where website owners have placed one of its content sharing buttons in their pages, although its content and services can be embedded in other ways. Although such buttons add functionality to the website they are on, cookies are set regardless of whether or not the visitor has an active LinkedIn profile, or agreed to their terms and conditions. For this reason it is classified as a primarily tracking/targeting domain.|
|twitter.com||personalization_id||This domain is owned by Twitter. The main business activity is: Social Networking Services. Where Twitter acts as a third party host, it collects data through a range of plug-ins and integrations, that is primarily used for tracking and targeting.|
|www.facebook.com||This domain is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviourally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.|
|yahoo.com||B||This domain is owned by Yahoo. The main business activity is: Search / Advertising|
|yahoo.com||A3||This domain is owned by Yahoo. The main business activity is: Search / Advertising|
|youtube.com||CONSENT||YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites.|
|youtube.com||VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||This cookie is used as a unique identifier to track viewing of videos|
|youtube.com||YSC||YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites.|
CAN YOU DISABLE COOKIES?
Yes, your browser will enable you to disable, control or delete cookies if you wish. Further information can be found in the “Help” section of your browser. However, you should note that if you choose to do this, it may have an impact on the quality of your browsing experience.
Please note that changing these settings may limit the functionality of some web pages or prevent them from loading properly. Additionally, the major browsers have attempted to implement the draft “Do Not Track” (DNT) standard of the World Wide Web Consortium in their latest releases. As this standard has not been finalized, this website is not compatible with DNT and does not process DNT messages.
THIRD PARTY WEBSITES / COOKIES
Our website may, from time to time, contain links to and from third party websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
PlanetWise maintains your personal data in electronic form on its devices and on the equipment of PlanetWise’s employees. The personal data is made accessible to employees, agents or partners and third-parties only on a need-to-know basis.
We may also share your personal data with certain third parties as set forth below:
- Authorized third-party vendors. The personal data shared on this Website may be shared with third-party vendors who support this website, such as by providing technical infrastructure services, business analytics, and data processing who process your personal data on behalf of the Website and in accordance with the applicable laws. This includes in supporting the services offered through the Website for: data hosting services, providing fulfillment services, distributing and communication being sent, supporting, or updating marketing lists, facilitating feedback on services and providing IT support services from time to time.
- Group/Affiliates. Any member of the group, which mean and include subsidiaries, ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, who support the processing of personal data under this Privacy Statement.
- Legal and safety. Disclosure of personal data to respond to subpoenas, court orders, legal process, law enforcement requests, legal claims or government inquiries, detect fraud, and to protect and defend the rights, interests, safety, and security of the Website, its affiliates, owner, users, or the public at large. Apart from this, if bound under any additional duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with legal obligations or in compulsion of applicable law.
- Business transfers. Sharing of information in connection with a substantial corporate transaction, such as the sale of a website, a merger, consolidation, asset sale, or in the unlikely event of bankruptcy that may have already been entered into or will enter into future agreements.
- With your consent. Sharing of information for any other purposes disclosed to you at the time we collect the information and pursuant to your consent for the furtherance of any service being rendered on the Website. For instance, if you request for services as a customer, then we will share only such personal information to facilitate and complete the services.
- Any access to third-party services, such as Facebook, Google, or Twitter etc, is done through the Website to share information about your experience on the Website with others; these services are outside the control of us. These third-party services may be able to collect information about you, including information about your activity on the Website, and they may notify your connections on the third-party services about your use of the Website, in accordance with their respective privacy policies.
- Personal data may also be shared with carefully selected partners who may be specifically of interest to the user to fulfil their requirements. These companies may contact you by post, email, telephone, or fax for marketing or promotional purposes.
PROMOTIONAL UPDATES AND COMMUNICATIONS
The website will share promotional updates and communications with your consent or, where applicable, in legitimate interest. Where permitted in legitimate interest, Privacy Statement will use your personal data for marketing analysis and to provide you with promotional update communications by email, telephone, text messages, in-application messages and/or push messages about new products and/or services. Website may also share your personal data with third-party social media and other partner platforms in order to provide you with promotional update communications.
You can object to further marketing at any time through their profile settings or by selecting the “unsubscribe” link at the end of all our marketing and promotional update communications.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA
To respond to or process your requests to PlanetWise, we may have to disclose your personal data to any member of our group or to third parties such as our service providers and professional advisors, who will process your personal data in accordance with this Privacy Statement. Your personal data will not be disclosed to any further parties, unless we have obtained your consent or are legally required to do so.
WHERE WE STORE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
We operate this website from Singapore. The data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside Singapore. It may also be processed by staff operating outside Singapore who work for us or for one of our service providers. For the purposes of European data protection laws (where they apply), you should be aware that Singapore and the other countries in which your personal data are located may not have data protection laws which have been acknowledged to ensure adequate protection for personal data for the purposes of those laws.
PlanetWise will take appropriate steps to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Statement, to the standards required by applicable law.
We use technical and organisational security precautions to protect your data from unauthorised access, collection, use, disclosure, copying, modification, disposal or similar risk. Our security procedures are continuously revised based on new technological developments. However, as effective as encryption technology is, no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our databases, nor can we guarantee that information you supply won’t be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the internet or wireless communication, and any personal data you transmit to us you do at your own risk.
We retain your personal data for as long as necessary for the fulfillment of the purposes for which it was collected or to which you have given your consent, except where otherwise provided for by law.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
The Privacy Statement may contain links and interactive functionality interacting with the websites of third parties. PlanetWise is not responsible for and has no liability for the functionality, actions, inactions, privacy settings, privacy policies, terms, or content of any such website. Before enabling any sharing functions to communicate with any such website or otherwise visiting any such website, PlanetWise strongly recommends that you review and understand the terms and conditions, privacy policies, settings, and information-sharing functions of each such third-party website.
RIGHT TO WITHDRAW CONSENT, REQUEST ACCESS TO, AND CORRECTION OF PERSONAL DATA
You have the right to withdraw any consent that you may have given, request access to, and correction of personal data that PlanetWise holds about you in accordance with applicable laws. Where our processing is subject to European data protection laws, you may also have additional rights, subject to exceptions, to object to our processing of your personal data, to request that it is deleted or to require us to restrict our processing so that the data is retained but not actively used. Where we are processing your personal data on the basis of your consent, you may also have a right to require a copy of any personal data that you have provided to us to be “ported” to you, or to another service provider, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format.
All requests for the withdrawal of consent, or to exercise any of these rights, can be made by completing PlanetWise’s standard request form (form available here), and sending a copy of the duly completed form to, or otherwise by contacting, PlanetWise,
via post at:
Attention: PlanetWise Data Protection Officer
Address: 101, Upper Cross Street, #05-24, Singapore, 058357
CHANGES TO OUR PRIVACY STATEMENT
This Privacy Statement may be amended, supplemented, modified, and updated from time to time. Please check back regularly for any updates.
APPLICABILITY OF THE TERMS OF SERVICE
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
PlanetWise is not responsible for any breach of security or for any actions or inactions of any third parties that receive your personal data. Notwithstanding anything contained in this Privacy Statement or elsewhere, PlanetWise shall not be held responsible for any loss, damage or misuse of your personal data, if such loss, damage or misuse is attributable to a Force Majeure Event.
As stated hereinabove, the term “Force Majeure Event” shall mean any event that is beyond the reasonable control of PlanetWise and shall include, without limitation, sabotage, fire, flood, explosion, acts of god, civil commotion, strikes, lockouts or industrial action of any kind, riots, insurrection, war, acts of government, computer hacking, civil disturbances, unauthorised access to computer data and storage device, computer crashes, breach of security and encryption, pandemic or national/state lockdown due to any reason and any other similar events not within the control of PlanetWise and which PlanetWise is not able to overcome.
Questions, comments, complaints and requests regarding your personal data or this Privacy Statement should be addressed to the Data Protection Officer of PlanetWise Pte. Ltd. at email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last update on: September 6, 2023