- Privacy Pledge
Mena.news complies with the legal requirements set out in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2016/679. The term “personal data” as used in this Policy refers to information such as your name, e-mail address or mailing address, or any data that can be used to identify you. We ensure that our staff and those acting on our behalf obtain, use and disclose personal information lawfully and correctly.
- Right of information
Mena.news also informs you that the collection and processing of personal data is aimed at providing you with services offered by this website and to send you commercial information on products or services you may be interested in.
Mena.news will store these data as long as it is reasonably necessary to attain the mentioned purposes and in accordance with any applicable legal or ethical requirement.
Mena.news informs you that your data will be stored on a series of servers which have implemented the necessary security measures to prevent accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure and/or access to the above-mentioned data. By submitting us your data you give your express consent to such transfer of data.
3. Mandatory and optional information
In order to use our services, users may be asked to fill in a form, which requires providing certain personal information to Mena.news. Unless otherwise provided in those fields expressly marked with an asterisk (*), answers to our questions on personal data are not mandatory. Not supplying the information required in such optional fields shall not represent any decrease of the services and information that we may provide. However, failure to complete those compulsory fields or providing incorrect personal data shall prevent us from providing the requested information or services.
- Consent to use information
By using this Web Site, or providing information to us in other formats, you consent to the collection and use of this information by Mena.news. In addition, you are committed to supplying true, complete and accurate information and to keeping it up to date.
- Rights of access, rectification, cancellation and objection
Mena.news informs you of the possibility of exercising your rights to access, rectify, cancel and object to the processing of your personal data simply by making a written request to Mena.news registered company address provided on contact us page. Your requests will be dealt with in a prompt and proper manner.
- Internal, external and survey communications by e-mail to registered users
If you are a registered user of Mena.news, the following conditions apply:
a. Updates notifications: Mena.news will send you sporadic e-mail updates for new features and services that we think may be of interest to you. You can choose not to receive these messages in the future by opting out of these specific notifications in your account settings or by clicking “unsubscribe” when you receive such email.
b. Survey invite: We may send you an e-mail inviting you to participate in user surveys in order to collect feedback of our services. This information will help us to improve our services and products and will not be shared with any third parties. You can revoke these invitations at any time by sending a request using the contact form.
c. Third party communications: The sending of commercial communications containing information on services or products from third parties will only be allowed in respect of users who have given their prior consent. These e-mails will be sent by Mena.news and your data will not be shared with any third parties. Your consent to receive these e-mails may be revoked at any time in your account settings.