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Oriental Vision Communications Co.,Ltd, the founder of Focus on Dalian Magazine and sole owner of this site is based on the principles of helping people to discover new information by enabling them to share what they find interesting with one another. Focus on Dalian knows that you care about how your personal information is used and shared, and we take your privacy very seriously. Please read the following to learn more about our Privacy Policy.

This Privacy Policy covers Focus on Dalian's treatment of personal information that Focus on Dalian gathers when you are on the Focus on Dalian website and when you use Focus on Dalian services. This policy does not apply to the practices of third parties that Focus on Dalian does not own or control, or to individuals that Focus on Dalian does not employ or manage.

INFORMATION COLLECTED BY FOCUS ON DALIAN COMMUNICATION CO.,LTD
We only collect personal information that is relevant to the purpose of our website, which is to enable users to discover and share information with one another. This information allows us to provide you with a customized and efficient experience. We do not rocess this information in a way that is incompatible with this objective. We collect the following types of information from our Focus on Dalian users:

1. Information You Provide to Us:
We receive and store any information you enter on our website or provide to us in any other way. You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of many of our special features.

2. Automatic Information:
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. Focus on Dalian and its authorized agents automatically receive and record certain "traffic data" on their server logs from your browser including your IP address, Focus on Dalian cookie information, and the page you requested. Focus on Dalian uses this traffic data to help diagnose problems with its servers, analyze trends and administer the website. We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. Focus on Dalian and its authorized agents automatically receive and record certain "traffic data" on their server logs from your browser including your IP address, Focus on Dalian cookie information, and the page you requested. Focus on Dalian uses this traffic data to help diagnose problems with its servers, analyze trends and administer the website.

Focus on Dalian may collect and, on any page, display the total counts that page has been viewed.

Many companies offer programs that help you to visit websites anonymously. While Focus on Dalian will not be able to provide you with a personalized experience if we cannot recognize you, we want you to be aware that these programs are available.

EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS
Focus on Dalian is very concerned about your privacy and we will never provide your email address to a third party without your explicit permission, as detailed in the "Sharing Your Information" section below. Focus on Dalian may send out e-mails with Focus on Dalian-related news, products, surveys or promotions. If you do not want to receive e-mail from us, please contact us via online form on contact page.

COOKIES
Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and tell us how and when pages in our website are visited and by how many people. Focus on Dalian cookies do not collect personal information, and we do not combine information collected through cookies with other personal information to tell us who you are or what your screen name or e-mail address is.

The "help" portion of the toolbar on the majority of browsers will direct you on how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to command the browser to tell you when you receive a new cookie, or how to fully disable cookies. We recommend that you leave the cookies activated because cookies allow you to use some of Focus on Dalian's coolest features.

Some of our business partners, like our advertisers, may use cookies on our website. We have no access to, or control over, these cookies.

SHARING YOUR INFORMATION Because Focus on Dalian enables people to discover and share information with one another, information about the people who use Focus on Dalian is an integral part of the Focus on Dalian experience. Rest assured that we neither rent nor sell your personal information to anyone and that we will share your personal information only as described below.

Focus on Dalian Personnel: Focus on Dalian personnel and authorized consultants and/or contractors may have access to user information if necessary in the normal course of Focus on Dalian business.

Business Transfers: In some cases, we may choose to buy or sell assets. In these types of transactions, user information is typically one of the business assets that is transferred. Moreover, if Focus on Dalian, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred.

Protection of Focus on Dalian and Others: We may release personal information when we believe in good faith that release is necessary to comply with a law; to enforce or apply our Terms of Use and other policies; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Focus on Dalian, our employees, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.

Syndication: Focus on Dalian allows for the RSS syndication of all of its public content within the Focus on Dalian website.

With Your Consent: Except as noted above, we will contact you when your personal information is shared with third parties or used for a purpose incompatible with the purpose(s) for which it was originally collected, and you will be able to opt out to prevent the sharing of this information.

KEEPING INFORMATION SECURE
Only employees who need personal information to perform a specific job (for example, a customer service representative) are granted access to it. All of our employees are kept up to date on our privacy and security practices.

WAYS TO CONTROL DISPLAY AND USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
As stated previously, you can always opt not to disclose information, but then you may be unable to use certain features on our website.

If you do not wish to receive e-mail from us or other Focus on Dalian users, please visit the contact section of your User Profile and/or follow the instructions contained in the unwanted e-mail message.

As explained earlier, the "help" portion of the toolbar on the majority of browsers will direct you on how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to command the browser to tell you when you receive a new cookie, or how to fully disable cookies. Please note, however, that if your browser does not accept cookies, you will not be able to take advantage of some of our attractive features.

CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE
Focus on Dalian does not specifically collect information about children. If we learn that Focus on Dalian has collected information from a child under the age of 13, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. We recommend that minors between the ages of 13 and 18 ask and receive their parents' permission before using Focus on Dalian or sending information about themselves or anyone else over the Internet.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY Focus on Dalian may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time, at its sole discretion. Use of information we collect now is subject to the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is used. If we make changes to the Privacy Policy, we will notify you by posting an announcement on the Focus on Dalian website so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances if any, it is disclosed.

CONDITIONS OF USE
If you decide to visit Focus on Dalian website, your visit and any possible dispute over privacy is subject to this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use, including limitations on damages, arbitration of disputes, and application of state law.

EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY
This Privacy Policy is effective as of June 20, 2010 and last updated July 7, 2010.