RISH operates in accordance with the Oman Basic Law set out in Royal Decree 101/96 which operates as the constitution of Oman. Article 30 of the Basic Law (Chapter III, Public Rights and Duties) guarantees freedom of correspondence by post, telegraph, telephone or other means of communication and makes it unlawful to monitor, search, disclose the confidentiality, delay or confiscate the same except in cases specified by the law and in accordance with procedures prescribed therein. The following information is designed to help visitors to understand what information is collected and how RISH manages and uses the information subsequently.
The Data Controller for the data collected through this site is RISH, with registered office in The Boulevard, Muscat Hills, P.O. Box 3358, P.C 111, Al-Seeb, Muscat, Oman.
The processing connected to this site’s web services take place at the aforementioned office and is handled only by authorised processing staff.
Collection & Use of Information:
RISH can collect information from users at various points on its website. RISH may also transfer the information collected to any relevant organisational unit within RISH, located in any part of the world. RISH may also transfer the information collected to its contracted service providers. The data is transferred in accordance with the data transfer agreements and specific contractual agreements that guarantee an adequate level of data protection in compliance with the relevant privacy laws.
Data processing will be characterised by the principles of correctness, lawfulness and transparency and may also be carried out through automated methods suitable for storing, managing and transmitting the data, and it will be carried out using suitable tools, where applicable and according to the state of the art, to guarantee security and confidentiality through the use of suitable procedures that avoid the risk of loss, unauthorised access, unlawful use and distribution.
If a user contacts RISH with a request, the user may have to provide RISH with personal information (e.g. contact details). RISH will use this personal information to respond to the requests and keep track of further correspondence. The information, subject to express consent, may also be used for marketing purposes and to compile statistics on response management, etc.
If a user wishes to subscribe to information provided by RISH, such as newsletter announcements, reviews, etc., RISH requests an e-mail address and other information which is relevant and necessary for the fulfilment of the request. RISH, subject to consent, will use this e-mail address and the other information collected to fulfil the requests.
RISH may occasionally request information from users through surveys. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and the user may therefore choose whether or not to disclose this information, either expressing or not expressing their consent. The information requested may include contact information (such as name and address) and demographic information (such as sex, age and level of education). The information from the survey will be used for the purposes of marketing, of monitoring or of enhancing use of and satisfaction from this site.
RISH may collaborate with another party to provide these or other specific services. When the user subscribes to these services, RISH shares the names or other contact information necessary to supply these services via third parties.
RISH, subject to consent from the data subject, may use the information collected from users, for sales and marketing purposes, including e-mail marketing. It can combine this information with data obtained from other sources to help RISH improve its accuracy and completeness and to help RISH better customise interaction with users.
RISH may make changes to this policy from time to time. The users of this site are urged to visit this privacy information from time to time in order to find out about new privacy practices or changes to the policy.