PRIVACY & COOKIE POLICY

SECURITY

TEKNIK TRADING has always made data protection and information security a central part of our business and is committed to high standards of information security, privacy and transparency incorporating industry best practices and in accordance with recognized European standards. We protect our client data with multiple layers of security, including encryption technology. To ensure the best level of security we monitor our services and underlying infrastructure to protect them from threats, including spam, malware, viruses, and other forms of malicious code. We have security incident policies and procedures in place. We’re also committed to providing our customers with the information they need to meet regulatory reporting obligations under the European General Data Protection Regulation GDPR.

PRIVACY

To protect your privacy TEKNIK TRADING employs Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology, which encrypts information before it is sent over the Internet. Any information provided during the booking process is protected by this encryption. Personal information collected during the booking process will not be shared with any unauthorized third party. We would like to keep you informed of our latest news, special offers and work available and may send you these electronically. When registering for marketing emails we will collect some mandatory information including: Title, First Name, Last Name and your Email Address. You may also be asked to provide other information regarding your subscription preferences. Our marketing emails will include details of our latest offers and may be personalized based on your preferences. All information we collect will be stored on secure servers. No information we collect will be shared with unauthorized third party companies. To unsubscribe from receiving future email marketing activities click the unsubscribe link which is located at the bottom of each email.

PERSONAL DATA

Under the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) personal data is defined as: “any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person (‘data subject’); an identifiable natural person is one who can be identified, directly or indirectly, in particular by reference to an identifier such as a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, genetic, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of that natural person”.

HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

This privacy notice tells you how we, TEKNIK TRADING will collect and use your personal data. When you visit our website we may place cookies on your browser. We use cookies to be able to provide a better website, service and statistics. Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by almost every website you visit. A cookie text file is stored in your web browser and allows us or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier. They help us monitor our visitor’s behavior. Cookies don’t give us access to your device or any personal information, other than the data you choose to share with us. Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. “Session” cookies are stored on memory and never written to disk. When the browser is closed the cookie is permanently deleted. If the cookies contain an expiry date, it is considered a “persistent” cookie, which will be removed on the specified date. They can also be deleted manually. You can accept or decline cookies. Cookies are accepted by default by most browsers; if you would like to disable them please refer to your browser’s help section. We use ‘first party’ and ‘third party cookies’ on our website. ‘First party’ cookies are set by us. These cookies ensure that your booking process is remembered between pages, so that we are able to process your booking and payment properly. We also use cookies to be able to monitor our website performance. ‘Third party’ cookies are set by our trusted partners. Please see full list of cookies at the bottom of this page:
  •  We use Google Analytics cookies to be able to measure and track the usage of our website. This helps us to identify areas for improvement. We also want to track how many of our visitors make bookings, which helps us to make business forecasts and decisions.
  •  We periodically use Google AdWords – Google’s main advertising product. AdWords offer pay- per-click (PPC) advertising displayed next to search results to boost website traffic and sales.
  •  We periodically use Google Display Network to retarget our customers. You may see our adverts on other websites, after you’ve visited ours.
  •  We work with affiliate partners who advertise on our behalf, their cookies help us to see if our customers came to our website through one of the affiliate advertisers, so we can credit them correctly.
  •  We also use social media buttons e.g. Facebook and Twitter, to allow you to connect to your social networks and share content.By continuing to use our site and by using the social media functionality, you consent to the relevant cookies being set on your device. For more information about cookies and how to disable them please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

WHY DOES TEKNIK TRADING NEED TO COLLECT AND STORE PERSONAL DATA?

In order for us to provide you with the service/business you have booked we need to collect personal data for correspondence purposes and/or detailed service provision. In any event, we are committed to ensuring that the information we collect and use is appropriate for this purpose, and does not constitute an invasion of your privacy.

WILL TEKNIK TRADING SHARE MY PERSONAL DATA WITH ANYONE ELSE?

We may pass your personal data on to third-party service providers or government agencies contracted or associating with TEKNIK TRADING in the course of dealing with you. Any third parties that we may share your data with are obliged to keep your details securely, and to use them only to fulfill the service they provide you on our behalf. When they no longer need your data to fulfill this service, they will dispose of the details in line with TEKNIK TRADING’s procedures. If we wish to pass your sensitive personal data onto a third party we will only do so once we have obtained your consent through supporting documentation, unless we are legally required doing otherwise.

HOW WILL TEKNIK TRADING USE THE PERSONAL DATA IT COLLECTS ABOUT ME?

TEKNIK TRADING will process (collect, store and use) the information you provide in a manner compatible with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We will strive to keep your information accurate and up to date, and will not keep it for longer than is necessary. TEKNIK TRADING is required to retain information in accordance with the law, such as information needed for income tax and audit purposes. How long certain kinds of personal data should be kept may also be governed by specific business-sector requirements and agreed practices. Personal data may be held in addition to these periods depending on individual business needs.

UNDER WHAT CIRCUMSTANCES WILL TEKNIK TRADING CONTACT ME?

Our aim is not to be intrusive, and we undertake not to ask irrelevant or unnecessary questions. Moreover, the information you provide will be subject to rigorous measures and procedures to minimize risk of unauthorized access or disclosure. Our contact with you is to make you aware of business opportunities that are mutually beneficial.

CAN I FIND OUT THE PERSONAL DATA THAT THE ORGANIZATION HOLDS ABOUT ME?

TEKNIK TRADING, at your request, can confirm what information we hold about you and how it is processed. If TEKNIK TRADING does hold personal data about you, you can request the following information: Identity and the contact details of the person or organization that has determined how and why to process your data. Contact details of the data protection officer, where applicable. The purpose of the processing as well as the legal basis for processing. If the processing is based on the legitimate interests of TEKNIK TRADING. Or a third party, information about those interests. The categories of personal data collected, stored and processed. Recipient(s) or categories of recipients that the data is/will are disclosed to. If we intend to transfer the personal data to a third country or international organization, information about how we ensure this is done securely. The EU has approved sending personal data to some countries because they meet a minimum standard of data protection. In other cases, we will ensure there are specific measures in place to secure your information. How long the data will be stored. Details of your rights to correct, erase, restrict or object to such processing. Information about your right to withdraw consent at any time.

HOW TO LODGE A COMPLAINT WITH THE SUPERVISORY AUTHORITY.

Whether the provision of personal data is a statutory or contractual requirement, or a requirement necessary to enter into a contract, as well as whether you are obliged to provide the personal data and the possible consequences of failing to provide such data.

THE SOURCE OF PERSONAL DATA IF IT WASN’T COLLECTED DIRECTLY FROM YOU.

Any details and information of automated decision making, such as profiling, and any meaningful information about the logic involved, as well as the significance and expected consequences of such processing. What forms of ID will I need to provide in order to access this? TEKNIK TRADING accepts the following forms of ID when information on your personal data is requested:
  •  Valid government issued ID, passport or driver’s license
  •  Birth certificate
  •  Proof of current address

CONTACT DETAILS OF THE GDPR OWNER:

TEKNIK TRADING is the owner of this statement and is responsible for ensuring that this record is reviewed in line with the review requirements of the GDPR. A current version of this statement is available to all staff and customers, through contact us  

TEKNIK TRADING COOKIES

Domains using cookies in our websites: google.com Use different types of cookies to run Google websites and ads-related products. Some or all of the cookies identified below may be stored in your browser. You can view and manage cookies in your browser (though browsers for mobile devices may not offer this visibility).  

CONDITIONS FOR SITE USE

Please read the following Terms & Conditions carefully before using this site. Use of this site indicates acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. The following terms and conditions govern your (“you” or “user”) use of this Web site (the “Site”). The Site is owned and operated by “TEKNIK TRADING”. Use of the Site is offered to the user conditioned on acceptance by the user without modification of the terms, conditions and notices contained herein. Use of the content, services, and/or products presented in any and all areas of these sites constitutes the user’s agreement to abide by the following terms and conditions and those posted in specific areas of these sites. TEKNIK TRADING may revoke your ability to use the Site at any time and for any reason (or no reason). TEKNIK TRADING may amend these terms and conditions at any time. All amended terms and conditions shall automatically be effective upon being posted by TEKNIK TRADING to the Site. Accordingly, you should check the Site frequently for any changes to these terms and conditions. For information regarding the types of information that may be collected from you as a result of your use and registration on the Site, and how that information is protected and may be shared, please refer to TEKNIK TRADING’s Privacy Policy. TEKNIK TRADING does not solicit, request or knowingly collect personal information from individuals under the age of 18. TEKNIK TRADING complies in all respects with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”). TEKNIK TRADING may request certain information, such as name and age, about your children if you register for an account on the Site, but in no event will TEKNIK TRADING attempt to contact any individuals under the age of 18 directly. All information regarding children under the age of 18 will be obtained from such children’s parents or legal guardians and will be utilized and shared in accordance with all applicable laws, these Terms and Conditions and TEKNIK TRADING’s Privacy Policy.

LIMITED LICENSE

TEKNIK TRADING grants to you a limited, revocable and non-exclusive license to access and make personal use of the Site solely for its intended purpose and for no other purpose. TEKNIK TRADING may revoke this license at any time and without prior notice, for any reason or for no reason, at TEKNIK TRADING’s sole discretion. No portion of the Site may be modified, copied or framed without the express prior written consent of TEKNIK TRADING, except that you may make one copy of these Terms of Use for your personal records. Without limiting the foregoing, the information, data, software, photographs, logos, graphs, video, typefaces, graphics, music sounds, images, illustrations, designs, icons and other materials (collectively, “Content”) on this Site are copyrighted works of TEKNIK TRADING or its content providers. Content retrieved from this Site may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, without the express written permission of an authorized officer of TEKNIK TRADING. You shall comply at all times with all applicable laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding your use of the Site. Use of the Site does not act as an express or implied grant to you of any right or remedy under any law governing trademarks /service marks, copyrights, patents, unfair competition or trade secrets. Access to certain areas of the Site may only be available to certain registered parties. To become a registered party, you are required to provide certain information. You may choose not to provide the required information, however, in such event, you will not be able to establish an account on the Site. You represent and warrant that all information you supply to us about yourself and others, including email addresses, are true, valid and accurate, and that you have the right to supply us with such information. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your member ID and password.
You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. You represent that you are of sufficient legal age to use the Site and to create binding legal obligations for any liability you may incur as a result of the use of the Site. In addition, you will be financially accountable for all use of the Site by you and anyone using your password and login information, with or without your consent.

COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK INFORMATION

All contents of the Site are: Copyright © for TEKNIK TRADING or are copyright of third-party content providers, and are protected by international copyright law. All rights reserved.

DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

None of the Content shall be construed as an offer for the sale or provision of any services, goods, or products of TEKNIK TRADING or any other entity. All content contained in this Site is provided for informational purposes only. TEKNIK TRADING may modify all tour itineraries, prices, dates, hotels, departures, destinations, and availability of the foregoing at any time without notice. THE SITE AND ALL CONTENT IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE” AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY WITH RESPECT TO THE QUALITY, PERFORMANCE OR FUNCTIONALITY OF THE SITE OR WITH RESPECT TO THE QUALITY OR ACCURACY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR AVAILABLE THROUGH USE OF THE SITE OR THAT THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. FURTHERMORE, TEKNIK TRADING MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT ANY DEFECTS, WHETHER KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WEB SITE WILL BE VIRUS-FREE. TEKNIK TRADING DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON- INFRINGEMENT. USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL TEKNIK TRADING BE LIABLE UNDER ANY SECTION OF THESE TERMS OF USE OR UNDER CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF USE, LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA OR INFORMATION OF ANY KIND OR LOSS OF BUSINESS GOODWILL OR OPPORTUNITY) WHETHER OR NOT TEKNIK TRADING HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGES. TEKNIK TRADING SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY MONETARY AMOUNT TO YOU AS A RESULT OF OR ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THE SITE. NO ACTION, REGARDLESS OF FORM, ARISING OUT OF THESE TERMS OF USE MAY BE BROUGHT BY YOU OR TEKNIK TRADING MORE THAN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE EVENT UNDERLYING THE CAUSE OF ACTION HAS OCCURRED. THE TERMS OF THIS SECTION WILL SURVIVE ANY TERMINATION OF THESE TERMS OF USE AND YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR THE SERVICES PROVIDED THEREBY. IN JURISDICTIONS THAT RESTRICT LIMITATION OF LIABILITY PROVISIONS, TEKNIK TRADING’S LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. THIS LIMITATION WILL APPLY REGARDLESS OF THE FAILURE OF THE ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT TEKNIK TRADING IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY CONDUCT OF ANY USER OF THE SITE.

RELATIONSHIP WITH OTHER PARTIES

Unless otherwise indicated, TEKNIK TRADING has not authorized any third party to act on its behalf. TEKNIK TRADING’s use of a trademark, service mark, trade name, logo, slogan, or symbol, or other designation in connection with a product or service of another entity (including all hotels, airlines, car rental agencies, cruise tours) should not be construed as an indication of TEKNIK TRADING’s sponsorship of, affiliation or connection with such other entity.

LINKS TO SITES OF OTHER PARTIES

The Content contained on this Site may include links to other sites. The other sites may not be under the control of TEKNIK TRADING and TEKNIK TRADING is not responsible for the information or content contained on any web site not owned by TEKNIK TRADING. TEKNIK TRADING has included the links as a convenience to you. TEKNIK TRADING does not endorse, sponsor or approve any other site, or product or service offered by any other site, for which it has provided a link.

INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold us and our partners, attorneys, staff and affiliates harmless from any liability, loss, claim and expense including reasonable attorneys’ fees, related to your violation of these Terms and Conditions or use of this Site.

NOTICES

Except as explicitly stated otherwise, (i) any notices to TEKNIK TRADING shall be made by postal mail to TEKNIK TRADING, and (ii) any notices to you shall be made by postings to our site. Alternatively, we may give You notice by sending an e-mail to the e-mail or physical address you provided us. In the case of e-mail, notice shall be deemed given 24 hours after email is sent, unless the sending party is notified that the email address is invalid. In the case of postal mail, notice shall be deemed given 5 days after the date of mailing.

COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

TEKNIK TRADING respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on the Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide written notice to our registered copyright agent identified below. Please note that your written notice must meet the requirements of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (“DMCA”), 17 U.S.C. §512. Our copyright agent can be reached by mail: Please note that the above notice information is only for reporting copyright infringement.

MISCELLANEOUS

These Terms and Conditions represent the entire agreement between you and TEKNIK TRADING regarding your use of this Site and supersede any prior statements or representations. The performance of these Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the United States, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law. All legal proceedings arising out of or in connection with this Site brought by you shall be brought solely in the courts located within the United States. You expressly submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of said courts and waive any claims of inconvenient or improper forum or similar claims or defenses. Should any part of these Terms and Conditions be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect. TEKNIK TRADING may at any time modify these Terms and Conditions and your continued use of this Site will be conditioned upon the Terms and Conditions in force at the time of your use. Any rights or obligations granted to you hereunder may not be assigned or transferred to any other person or to any entity.