All across Asia

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Privacy Policy

Data Protection Declaration

Generally, it is possible to use www.allacrossasia.com without having to disclose personal data. However, should you be asked you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. The author is committed to protecting your privacy. Under no circumstances will he sell, rent or trade any information that visitors of the site or newsletter subscribers provide. Ever. Promised.

Nevertheless, the author needs to point out that data transmission in the Internet (e.g., when communicating via e-mail) may have security gaps. A complete protection of data from access by third parties is not possible.

The use and payment of all offered services is – as far as technically possible and reasonable – also possible without disclosure of personal data or by utilization of anonymized data or a pseudonym.

Usage of the contact data published with reference to imprint obligations or comparable data, such as postal addresses, telephone and fax numbers as well as email addresses, by third parties for the transmission of not explicitly requested information is hereby explicitly prohibited. The author reserves the right to take legal action against the senders of unsolicited information, such as so-called spam e-mails, in the event of violation of this prohibition.

 

Privacy Policy for the use of Facebook plugins (“Like”-button)

This site uses plugins of the social network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA). You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the “Like-Button” on our site. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.

When you visit this site, the plug-in creates a direct link between your browser and the Facebook server. This gives Facebook the information that you have visited this website with your IP address. If you click the Facebook “Like button” while you are logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the content of this website to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate the visit of this website with your user account. The author points out that he as a provider of this website does not get to know the content of the transmitted data as well as their use by Facebook.

If you do not want Facebook to associate the visit of this site with your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.

For more information, please fid the Facebook privacy policy under http://de-en.facebook.com/policy.php.

 

Privacy Policy for using Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of this website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, in the case of the activation of the IP anonymization on this website, your IP address will be previously abridged by Google within the Member States of the European Union or in other Contracting States of the Agreement on the European Economic Area.

Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the US and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services related to website usage and internet usage for the website operator. The IP address provided by your browser to Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.

You can prevent cookies from being saved by setting your browser software accordingly; However, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website. In addition, you can prevent Google from collecting and processing the data related to your use of the website (including your IP address), as well as the processing of this data by Google via downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

 

Privacy Policy for the use of Twitter

On this website, functions of the service “Twitter” are integrated. These features are offered by Twitter Inc., Twitter, Inc. 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. By using Twitter and the “Re-Tweet” function, the pages you visit are linked to your Twitter account and shared with other users. This data is also transmitted to Twitter.

The author points out that he as a provider of the website does not get to know the content of the transmitted data as well as their use by Twitter. For more information, see Twitter’s privacy policy under http://twitter.com/privacy.

You can change your privacy settings on Twitter in the account settings under http://twitter.com/account/settings.