In this document, capitalized terms used but not defined herein shall have the meaning given to them in dunia’s General Terms and Conditions, a copy of which is available for viewing at https://www.dunia.ae (the “Website”).

1. INTRODUCTION

1.1 Keeping the User’s personal information secure and ensuring the User’s understanding of how we at dunia use the information is important to us. dunia’s goal is to help the User understand how the personal information the User chooses to share with dunia through the Website is collected, used, maintained and disclosed where required. This privacy policy sets forth the terms on which dunia will collect, process, use and disclose information of the User (the “Privacy Policy”). The User may review this policy at any time by clicking on the ‘Privacy’ link appearing at the bottom of one or more pages of the Website.

2. REGISTERED USERS

2.1 By using or accessing this Website, the User agrees to the collection, disclosure and use of data by dunia in the manner provided in this Privacy Policy. dunia’s Privacy Policy does not extend to websites owned or managed by third parties or for data or information disclosed by the User to third parties.

2.2 dunia may track the internet protocol address/mobile device from which people visit the Website and analyze this data for trends and statistics independently or as per an agreement with dunia’s affiliates. dunia uses the information it automatically receives from the User’s web browser/mobile device to see interalia which pages the User visits within the Website, which Website the User visited before coming to dunia’s Website, and where the User goes after he leaves. dunia develops statistics that are helpful to understand how dunia’s visitors can use this Website. dunia uses this information in the aggregate to measure the use of the Website and to administer and improve the Website. This statistical data is interpreted by dunia in its continuing effort to present the Website content that visitors are seeking in a format the Users find most helpful.

2.3 Users are required to provide certain other information as provided in this Privacy Policy or as provided/required under other terms of use of the Website. This Privacy Policy also provides, inter alia, the use of information collected by dunia, the recipients to whom such information is intended to be disclosed to, type of information collected; and reasonable security practices and procedures adopted by dunia.

3. CATEGORIES OF INFORMATION COLLECTED

3.1 Upon enrollment/registration on the Website, the User chooses to provide dunia with certain personal information such as the User’s name, address, e-mail address and telephone number and agreement to the terms governing the use of the Website. The User can update registration information online. The User may change his password at any time.

3.2 dunia collects the following general types of information about the User when they visit the Website: personal information, demographic information, behavioral information and indirect information.

3.3 Personal information is information that can be used to identify the User, or any other individual to whom the information may relate, personally. dunia does not collect personal information unless the User chooses to provide it to dunia. Some examples of personal information that dunia collects are: name, address, email address, number, payment details, contact information, billing information, shipping information, information about third parties, such as references, mentors or contacts.

3.4 Demographic information is information that is not unique to the User in the sense that it refers to selected population characteristics, such as a postal code, age, preferences, gender, occupation, career history and interests.

3.5 Behavioral information is information on how the User uses the Website and mobile applications, the areas of the Website that the User visits, what services the User accesses, and information about the User’s computer hardware and software including your IP address, device information (such as your hardware model, operating system version, unique device identifiers, and mobile network information including phone number), geolocation, log information (device event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and referral URL), browser and operating system type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is necessary for analyzing the use of resources, troubleshooting problems, preventing fraud, and improving our services or providing additional services.

3.6 Indirect information is information dunia may collect about the User when the User uses certain third party services on the Website.

3.7 If the User chooses not to provide the information dunia requests, the User can still visit this Website, but the User may be unable to access certain options, offers and services.

4. USES AND PURPOSES OF COLLECTING INFORMATION

4.1 dunia may personalize the services on the Website. In order to provide this personalization, in addition to information dunia collects about the User on the Website, dunia acquires information (including personal, demographic, behavioural and indirect information) about the User from third parties. dunia will also strive to use any and all information provided by the User to enhance the utility of the Website for the User.

4.2 dunia may share the User’s information with third parties in relation to the services provided on the Website. dunia discloses information to companies and individuals it employs to perform functions on its behalf. Examples include hosting our web servers, analysing data, providing marketing assistance, processing card payments and providing customer service. dunia may use the information its collects from the services to provide, maintain, protect and improve the services, to develop new ones, and to protect dunia and its other users. dunia also uses this information to offer the User tailored content – like giving the User more relevant search results and advertisements. dunia may use the email address and other details to inform the User about dunia’s services, such as letting the User know about upcoming changes or improvements. The personal information provided by the User and the personalized data created and saved by the User on the Website is used to provide superior service to the User and to inform the User of various products, services, or other opportunities that may be available or become available through dunia or its affiliates. This may include disclosure of such information to employees, representatives, officers, agents, affiliates, government and regulatory entities, third parties, agents, contractors, sub-contractors and service providers. Such information and data will also be used to administer dunia’s business, the Website, the services and to process the User’s requests in a manner consistent with this Privacy Policy, the terms and conditions that govern the use of this Website and all Applicable Laws, rules, regulations, or other legal obligations. If the User provides dunia with his name, address, telephone number or e-mail address, or has done so in the past, dunia or its affiliates may contact the User by telephone, mail or e-mail. E-mail or other electronic communications sent to dunia through the site will be maintained in a manner consistent with the legal and regulatory requirements regarding client and public communications. To enable dunia to serve the User better, it is necessary that the User’s personal information available with dunia is updated at regular intervals and is accurate.

4.3 Online advertisements may be posted by other companies on third party sites that carry our advertising. These companies may set cookies and use related technology, such as encoded URLs or other tracking mechanisms that may note how Internet users respond to an online advertisement. For example, Users that click on an online advertisement may be redirected to our Website with an encoded URL or other tracking technology that may collect and store information about Website visits, time spent, or a specific advertisement. Generally reported as aggregate and anonymous data, such information can help dunia understand for example the performance of online advertising. Third party sites that show our online advertising are often independent businesses that provide their own privacy statements. We are not responsible for such statements or websites. You should always review the privacy representations of those third party sites that you visit before you use them and particularly before you share personal information.

4.4 dunia may share or disclose to its affiliates and or third parties any information derived from the registration on, or use of, any online service (including names and addresses): (a) in order to better service the needs of the Users; (b) to make offerings / services more relevant to the Users; (c) to keep track of point transactions; (d) to resolve any disputes; (e) to deal with requests, enquiries or complaints and other customer care related activities; (f) for all other general administrative and business purposes; (g) for carrying out any activity in connection with a legal, governmental or regulatory requirement or in connection with legal proceedings, crime or fraud prevention, detection or prosecution; (h) to effectively administer and fulfil our obligations under any agreement dunia may have with the User; (i) for preparing quarterly statements and account maintenance; (j) to organise, process, clean and analyse dunia’s data to help dunia better understand the trends and segments in the industry; (j) to provide the User additional communications, information, and promotions such as newsletters; (k) to contact the User about the Website and any updates, informational and service-related communications, including important security updates (l) for domain and system administrators. Any personal data and information that dunia may receive from any User or its peers, including by virtue of any peer reviews, recommendations or endorsements, can be used by dunia, its affiliates, its group companies, its associates for use and reuse, however, reasonable care will be taken by dunia to not misuse such data. Notwithstanding the foregoing, dunia shall not be responsible for any acts or omissions of its associate companies or advisors who misuse such data and information of the User.

4.5 dunia may combine personal information from its one service with information from another service, including personal information, from other services for example to make it easier to share things with people the User may know.

4.6 dunia may disclose and transfer such information to a third party who acquires any or all of dunia’s business units, whether such acquisition is by way of merger, consolidation or purchase of all or a substantial portion of our assets. In addition, in the event, dunia becomes the subject of an insolvency proceeding, whether voluntary or involuntary, dunia or its liquidator, administrator, receiver or administrative receiver may sell, license or otherwise dispose of such information in a transaction approved by the court.

5. METHODS OF COLLECTING INFORMATION

5.1 The Website stores and uses “cookies” so that dunia can better serve the User with customized information when the User returns to the Website. Cookies are identifiers which a web site can send to a browser to keep on the User’s computer to facilitate the Users next visit to the Website. The User can set his browser to notify him when he sends a cookie, giving the User the option to decide whether or not to accept it. The information dunia collects and analyzes is used to improve the Service. The User agrees that dunia or its third party service providers collect the User’s IP address or other unique identifier. At times, dunia also uses these identifiers to collect information regarding the frequency with which the Users visit various parts of the Website. dunia, either through itself or through affiliates or group companies may combine the User’s IP address with other personally identifiable information for providing specialized services (including marketing and for market research purposes), including internal demographic studies, so dunia can optimize the products and services and customize the Website for the User.

5.2 dunia may combine the User visitor session information or other information collected through cookies, web beacons and other technical methods with personally identifiable information in order to understand and improve the User’s online experiences and to determine what products, promotions and services the User prefers or are likely to be of interest to the User. Among other things, dunia collects and obtains information provided by the User: (i) at the point of registering as a user; (ii) by posting material to the Website; (iii) by storing a copy of the User’s resume and any other information the User provides when he sends it to a recruiter; or (iv) by completing online requests for application packs.

5.3 dunia also uses these technical methods in HTML e-mails that dunia sends the User for a number of purposes including: to determine whether the Users have opened or forwarded those e-mails and/or clicked on links in those e-mails; to customize the display of the banner advertisements and other messages after the User has closed an email; and to determine whether the User has made an enquiry or available services in response to a particular email. dunia may collect and store information (including personal information) locally on the User’s device using mechanisms such as browser web storage (including HTML 5) and application data caches.

5.4 Cookies, web beacons and other technical methods may involve the transmission of information either directly to dunia or to another party authorised by dunia to collect information on dunia’s behalf. The information from use of these technical methods may be collected in a form that identifies the User personally. The User may get cookies from dunia’s advertisers. dunia does not control these cookies, and once the User has clicked on the advertisement and left the Website, dunia’s Privacy Policy no longer applies.

5.5 If the User posts any of his personal information in public areas of the Website, such as on online forums or chat rooms, such information may be collected and used by others over whom dunia has no control. dunia cannot control the use made by third parties of information the User posts or otherwise makes available in public areas of the Website.

6. REASONABLE SECURITY PRACTICES AND PROCEDURES

6.1 dunia will take reasonable steps to protect the information the User shares with dunia. dunia has implemented technology and security features and strict policy guidelines to safeguard the privacy of the User’s personally identifiable information from unauthorized access and improper use or disclosure. The information sought will be used only for the furtherance of dunia’s business and to enhance the user’s experience and not for any illegal or unlawful purposes.

6.2 dunia shall takereasonable steps to ensure that the confidentiality of the information belonging to the User is maintained by imposing strict confidentiality standards on all the third parties, agents, contractors, sub-contractors and service providers with whom it may share such information.

7. GENERAL

7.1 If dunia’s Privacy Policy changes in the future, it will be posted here and a new effective date will be shown. The User should access dunia’s Privacy Policy regularly to ensure that the User understands the extant policies. The User shall make reference to the Privacy Policy in the subject line of any communication to dunia. dunia will attempt to respond to all reasonable concerns or inquiries on a best efforts basis within a reasonable period of time.

7.2 Because of the nature of the internet, dunia may transmit the information collected from the User to another country for purposes such as for storage, or for carrying out the processing detailed above, or because of where dunia’s servers are located.

7.3 dunia may change this Privacy Policy from time to time without requiring any consent from anyone and dunia will post the latest version on this Website.

7.4 Information posted in public areas of the Website or place in the searchable resume database can be accessed, used, and stored by others around the world, including those in countries that might not have legislation that guarantees adequate protection of personal information as defined by the country of residence of the User.

8. AGREEMENT TO PRIVACY POLICY

8.1 BY ACCESSING THE WEBSITE, PROVIDING PERSONAL INFORMATION FOR INCLUSION IN DUNIA’S DATABASE OR PLACING ORDERS THROUGH THE WEBSITE, THE USER HEREBY UNCONDITIONALLY AND IRREVOCABLY CONSENTS TO HIS INFORMATION BEING STORED, USED, ALTERED, MODIFIED, COMPLIED, DIS-ASSEMBLED, SHARED AND DISSEMINATED AS DESCRIBED HERE.

8.2 IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANYTHING CONTAINED IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE WEBSITE.