Terms and conditions
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE
If you do not agree to all the provisions of these Terms and Conditions, you must not access or use our Website.
In these Terms and Conditions the following definitions will have the following meanings:
a) Website: means this website and all its pages and Content.
b) SAFE or NSSC: means the National Security Services Company (SAFE) and any reference to "ourselves", "we", "our" and "us" shall hold the same meaning.
c) User: means the person choosing to access the Website. Any reference to "you" and "your" shall include the same meaning.
d) Terms and Conditions: means these terms and conditions, together with the documents referred to therein and any other policies or regulations on this Website, in each case as updated from time to time.
e) Intellectual Property Rights: means (i) copyright, rights related to or affording protection similar to copyright, patents and rights in inventions, database rights and rights in trademarks, service marks, logos, get-up, rights in internet domain names and website addresses and other rights in trade names, designs, know-how, trade secrets and other proprietary rights confidential information (in each case whether registered or unregistered); (ii) any registration of and applications for registration, and the right to apply for registration for any of the rights listed in (i) above that are capable of being registered in any country or jurisdiction; and (iii) all other rights having equivalent or similar effect in any country or jurisdiction.
f) Content: means any and all information, documents and materials on the Website and any text, software, database, format, graphic and written work, briefing, newsletter, press release, news item, guide, article, case report and any other material, document or html reproduction, whether on the Website or downloaded from it.2.
CHANGES TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
We reserve the right to amend, update or alter these Terms and Conditions at any time. Any such change shall take effect upon posting to this Website. Please check this page periodically to ensure that you understand and are in compliance with the terms and conditions that apply at that time. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of any changes to these Terms and Conditions constitutes acceptance of those changes.3.
YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEBSITE
We grant Users the permission to visit the Website (including to use the Contents) solely for non-commercial uses. By accessing the Website, you agree to:
a) comply with all applicable laws and regulatory requirements relating to your use of this Website and not to use this Website to distribute any information or data in contravention of any regulation or legislation (including, but not limited to, regulation or legislation governing financial services, money laundering or anti-terrorism);
b) be responsible for all telecommunications charges relating to your use of this Website. If required and necessary should you need the usage of a third-party software to access this Website, you will obtain a license of such software at your expense (or the expense of your employer as the case may be); and
c) access the Content solely for Your own private use; and not to copy, amend, reproduce or distribute the Content without obtaining our prior written consent. You agree not to benefit commercially from the Content.
We shall have the right to suspend, limit, or deny any User from accessing or using the Website or any portion of it at any time for any reason at our sole discretion, without providing any notices or justifications to such User, including for any use of the Website in violation of these Terms and Conditions.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion and without notice, to suspend, discontinue or restrict the availability of the Website or part thereof for any reason or no reason at all. You agree that we will not be liable to you or to any third party for any suspension, discontinuation or restriction of the Website or any part thereof.
We do not guarantee that the Website, including any Content, will always be available or uninterrupted.
We do not guarantee that the Website, including any Content, will always be free from errors or omissions. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, from time to time to change the Website for any reason or no reason at all. You agree that we will not be liable to you or to any third party for any change to the Website or any part thereof.
You acknowledge and agree that we will have no obligation to provide you with any support or maintenance in connection with the Website.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Website. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Website through your internet connection are aware of these Terms and Conditions and that they comply with them.
Without prior approval and written permission, you may not create frames around webpages on the Website that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of the Website.4. UPLOADING MATERIAL TO OUR WEBSITE
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload material to our Website, or to make contact with other users of our Website, you must comply with the Content Standards set out below. You confirm that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you shall indemnify us for any failure to comply.5. CONTENT STANDARDS
These content standards ("Content Standards") apply to any and all material which you contribute to our Website ("Contributions"), and to any interactive services associated with the Website.
You must comply with the spirit and the letter of the following standards. The standards apply to each part of any Contribution as well as to its whole.
- be accurate (where they state facts);
- be genuinely held (where they state opinions); and
- comply with applicable law in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and in any country from which they are posted.
Contributions must not:
- contain any material which is defamatory of any person or which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory;
- promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
- infringe any copyright, database right or trade mark of any other person;
- be false, inaccurate or likely to deceive or mislead any person;
- be made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as a contractual duty or a duty of confidence;
- promote any illegal activity;
- advocate, promote or assist any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse; or
- be used to benefit you commercially.
We reserve the right to remove any or all of your Contributions from our Website at any time without liability.6. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
You acknowledge and agree that we are the sole owner or the licensee of all Intellectual Property Rights in and on the Website, including in all the Content published on it and the selection or arrangement of such Content. Those works are protected by intellectual property laws and treaties around the world. All rights not expressly granted to you under these Terms and Conditions are reserved by us and/or our licensors. Our status, and that of any identified contributors, as the authors of Content on the Website must always be acknowledged.
The names "SAFE", "NSSC" and "National Securities Services Company", logos, designs, stylized letters, figurative marks, and all signs represented on the Website are and shall remain the exclusive property of SAFE.
We hereby grant you a personal, limited, non-exclusive, revocable, non-sublicensable and non-transferable right to access and use the Website in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. Unless as otherwise expressly permitted in these Terms and Conditions, you must not:
a) republish any material from the Website;
b) sell, rent or sub-license material from the Website;
c) reproduce, duplicate or copy material from the Website; or
d) redistribute Content from the Website.
You will not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
If you breach any part of this section entitled ‘Intellectual Property Rights’, we may, at our sole discretion, and without prejudice to any rights and remedies afforded herein or by applicable law, deny you access to the Website and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials that you have made.
You are solely responsible for obeying any and all applicable laws in any jurisdiction relating to the intellectual property rights in this Website or Content.7. VIRUSES
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, bug, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, mobile, tablet or any other electronic device, programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Website or to your downloading of any Content, or on any website linked to the Website.
You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programs and platform in order to access the Website. You should use your own virus protection software.8. LINKING
The following organizations may link to our Website without prior written approval provided that they do so in a way that is fair and legal, does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, and fits within the context of the organization’s site:
a) government agencies;
b) search engines;
c) online directory distributors (which are permitted to link to our Website in the same manner as they hyperlink to the websites of other organizations).
Any organization that is approved to link to our Website under this provision may link to our Website as follows:
a) by use of our name;
b) by use of the URL being linked to; or
c) by use of any other description of our Website being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the organization’s site.
You must not use our logo or any other artwork provided by us for linking purposes.
We reserve the right to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Website. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Website upon request by us. We also reserve the right to amend these Terms and Conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuously linking to our Website, you agree to be bound to and follow these Terms and Conditions.
You agree to protect and defend us against all claims that arise due to any link(s) made to our Website by you. No link(s) to our Website should appear on any website that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third-party rights.9. THIRD PARTY LINKS AND RESOURCES ON OUR WEBSITE
Our Website may contain links and references to third-party websites. The linked sites are not under our control, and we are not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. We provide these links only as a convenience, and we do not review, approve, monitor, endorse, warrant, or make any representations with respect to such links.
Our Website uses the following cookies:
- Necessary Cookies Necessary cookies are the cookies required for the operation of our Website. They help make our Website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the Website. The Website cannot function properly without these cookies.
Preference cookies enable our Website to remember information that changes the way the Website looks or behaves. For example, it will remember your preferred language or the region that you are in. These cookies can also assist you in changing parts of web pages that you can personalize.
Performance cookies help us to understand how visitors interact and engage with our Website by collecting information and reporting site usage statistics anonymously. This allows us to improve the way our Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Advertising cookies are used to track and record the visits of users to our Website. We will use this information to make our Website more relevant to each user’s interest by displaying ads that are engaging to you and more valuable to publishers and third-party advertisers.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our Website.
To deactivate the use of third-party advertising cookies, you may visit our Website to manage the use of these types of cookies.[ASH2]
NO RELIANCE ON INFORMATION
The information on our Website is provided for general information purposes only and is not an advertisement. It is not intended to amount to advice (of any nature) on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking or refraining from any action based on the content on our Website.
This Website may include statements, opinions and advices of various information providers and we do not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information provided by any information provider, any User of this website or any other person or entity. Reliance upon any such advice, opinion, statement, or other information shall also be at the User's own risk.
We make reasonable commercial efforts to update the information on our Website. However, we do not provide any representations, warranties or guarantees with respect to the completeness, truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any information published on our Website or the availability of the Website. All Content provided on this Website are provided on an “as-is” basis, without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to the use of this Website.
Under no circumstances shall we be liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred or suffered that is claimed to have resulted from the use of this Website. We disclaim all liability accordingly. In particular, we shall not be held responsible for any Content that appears on our Website or for its use.
Nothing on this Website shall be construed, whether directly or indirectly, express or implied as a waiver by us of any provisions within these Terms and Conditions or any other policy or regulation on this Website.
Nothing on this Website or elsewhere, whether directly or indirectly, express or implied, shall be construed to be a limitation or waiver of any privileges and immunities of ours or any of our shareholders’, directors, officers, employees, advisors, customers, contractors or vendors.
Any delay in the exercise or non-exercise of any right shall not be construed as a waiver of that right. We shall have the right to exercise our rights as often as necessary. Our rights are cumulative and not exclusive of rights or remedies provided by law.
No waiver by us shall be construed valid unless issued by its duly authorized representative.
If a provision on this Terms and Conditions is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdiction it shall not affect the legality, validity and enforceability in the said jurisdiction or any other jurisdiction of the remaining provisions.
Nothing on this Website shall be construed to constitute a partnership between you and us or constitute that one is an agent of the other for any reasons or purposes.
These Terms and Conditions are made available in the Arabic and English languages. However, in case of any discrepancy between the two, the Arabic language shall prevail.
13. GOVERNING LAW
Any dispute or claim of whatever nature (including non-contractual claims) between you and us arising out of or in connection with this Website, its Contents, or its subject matter shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and requirements of the competent authority. Users of this Website do so on the basis that they thereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent court or authority in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the purpose of any such dispute or claim.
For further information on our policies or to send us comments please contact us by clicking the Contact link on our Website.