Thank you for visiting petroleumbazaar.com (PBL). We respect your privacy and consider it an important element of our business. We do not collect personal information about you when you visit our website(s) unless you volunteer to provide that information to us. This is broadly how we handle the information we gather.
This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that PBL does not own or control, or to people that PBL does not employ or manage.
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
If you visit our website(s) just to browse, read pages or download information, but do not register for any of our services, we gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information cannot and does not identify you personally.
The kind of information that is gathered automatically include the date and time of your visit and the pages you visit. Your country and duration of you stay in the page. We sometimes use this non-personally identifiable information to improve our website(s) design, content and primarily to give you a better browsing experience.
Personal Information Collected
We collect personal information from you only if you provide it voluntarily. The type of personally identifiable information that may be collected by us include name, address, e-mail address and information about your interests in and use of various services. For example, you might submit your name and e-mail address to subscribe to our publications, or to take part in our discussion forum or to send us your feedback. You may register for submitting information on Buy and Sale, Yellow pages and other pages of business. The information you provide is not given or sold to any private organisations or private persons.
To optimise our services, we may use your personal data for direct marketing. If at any time you wish us to stop using your information for any or all the above purposes, please contact us as set out below. We will stop the use of your information for such purposes as soon as it is reasonably possible to do so.
Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites and Sponsors
Our website(s) sometimes contain links to other websites whose privacy policies may be different to ours. Visitors should consult the other sites’ privacy notices as we have no control over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties.
We also sometime use a reputable third party to serve the advertisements that you see on our pages. In the course of serving advertisements, our third-party advertiser may place or recognise a unique “cookie” on your browser and may use information (not including your name, address, e-mail address) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
- PBL will not sell or rent your personally identifiable information to anyone.
- PBL may send personally identifiable information about you to other companies or people when:
- We have your consent to share the information;
- We need to share your information to provide the product or service you have requested;
- We need to send the information to companies who work on behalf of PBL to provide a product or service to you. (Unless we tell you differently, these companies do not have any right to use the personally identifiable information we provide to them beyond what is necessary to assist us.);
- We respond to subpoenas, court orders or legal process; or
- We find that your actions on our web sites violate the PBL General Terms & Conditions of Service, or any of our usage guidelines for specific products or services
Your Ability to Edit Your Account Information
PBL gives you the ability to edit a few fields of your Account at any time, including whether you want PBL to contact you about specials and new products.
Links to Other Sites
Interaction between you and us
However, we can of course not control and be responsible for other parties’ use of the personal information which you make available to them through this website. We encourage you to be careful about what personal information you disclose in this way.
Your PBL Account Information is password-protected for your privacy and security.
We use the term “cookies” to refer to cookies and other similar technologies covered by the EU Directive on privacy in electronic communications.
- What is a cookie?
Cookies are small data files that your browser places on your computer or device. Cookies help your browser navigate a website and the cookies themselves cannot collect any information stored on your computer or your files.
When a server uses a web browser to read cookies they can help a website deliver a more user-friendly service. To protect your privacy, your browser only gives a website access to the cookies it has already sent to you.
Cookies remember the type of browser you use and which additional browser software you have installed. They also remember your preferences, such as language and region, which remain as your default settings when you revisit the website. Cookies also allow you to rate pages and fill in comment forms.
- How are third party cookies used?
- How do I reject and delete cookies?
Changes to this policy
Questions or suggestions
If you have any question or suggestion, please fill up the feedback form or mail to firstname.lastname@example.org