Privacy Policy

Your personal data is important to IHT, and it is IHT’s policy to respect the confidentiality of information and the privacy of individuals. This Privacy Policy outlines how IHT manages the personal data it holds in compliance with the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 and applies to all who use this Website. IHT reserves the right to update this Privacy Policy as pertinent and your use of this Website constitutes your acknowledgement and acceptance of such changes.

  1. Types of Personal Data
  2. IHT may collect and hold personal data from its customers, service providers and any other persons with whom IHT may come into contact in its business. The personal data IHT may collect include but is not limited to:

    • Name and contact details (i.e. telephone number, email and residential address).
    • Identification documents used to verify identity as required by law.
    • Preferences, queries, requests and feedback.
    • Images taken from CCTV footage or other cameras at our premises or events.
  3. Modes of Data Collection
  4. Personal data may be collected, directly or indirectly, through but not limited to the following means:

    • Signing up for alerts or newsletters.
    • Visiting this Website.
    • Participating in our promotional events, market research, customer engagement or other surveys/interviews.
    • Using our services.
    • Contacting IHT with your queries, requests or feedback.
    • Completing transactions with us.
  5. Modes of Data Use
  6. Personal data collected is for analysis and evaluation to help IHT improve this Website, and its services, experiences and products offered. All data collected is treated with utmost confidentiality and discretion. Some of the uses include, but is not limited to:

    • Managing customer/supplier relationships.
    • Improving services and watchmaking experiences.
    • Managing promotions, competitions, questionnaires, customer surveys.
    • Providing news regarding Swiss Watch Atelier IHT Pte Ltd.
    • Monitoring the usage of this Website.
    • Detecting and managing any technical issues to this Website.
    • Complying with any other applicable laws, regulations, codes of practice, guidelines or rules, or to assist in law enforcement and investigations conducted by any governmental and/or regulatory authority.
  7. Third Party Websites
  8. This Privacy Policy is not applicable to third party websites linked within this Website.

  9. Cookies
  10. Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to the memory or hard drive of a visitor’s computer for record-keeping purposes. Cookies are used to provide visitors with a personalised experience on this Website and to better tailor this Website to IHT’s visitors’ needs.

  11. Retention of Information
  12. Personal Data will be retained only for as long as is necessary to process it as described above. Personal Data may however be retained after the cessation of services, for instance if the data is necessary to meet IHT’s legal obligations, such as for tax and accounting purposes and legal reporting requirements.

  13. Governing Laws
  14. This Privacy Policy, the use thereof and any dispute arising out of such use is subject to the laws of Singapore.

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