Terms of use

Terms of Use

This website (the “Website”) is owned or operated by the Info-communications Development Authority of Singapore (“IDA”).

Agreement Terms

All access of any area of the National Infocomm Awards Website is governed by the terms and conditions below ("Terms"). If you do not accept any of these Terms, exit immediately. Continue only if you accept these Terms. In these Terms, the words "we", "our" and "us" refers to the Info-communications Development Authority of Singapore.

In case of any violations of these rules and regulations, IDA reserves the right to seek all remedies available by law and in equity for such violations. These Terms apply to all visits to this Website, both now and in the future.

Access To The Website

The accessibility and operation of the Website relies on technologies outside our control. We do not guarantee continuous accessibility or uninterrupted operation of the Website.

Relying On Information

We provide the Website as a general information source only and we are not involved in giving professional advice here. The Website may not cover all information available on a particular issue. Before relying on the Website, you should do your own checks or obtain professional advice relevant to your particular circumstances.

Security

Where appropriate, we use available technology to protect the security of communications made through the Website. However, we do not accept liability for the security, authenticity, integrity or confidentiality of any transactions and other communications made through the Website. Internet communications may be susceptible to interference or interception by third parties. Despite our best efforts, we make no warranties that the Website is free of infection by computer viruses or other unauthorised software. You should take appropriate steps to keep your information, software and equipment secure. This includes clearing your Internet browser cookies and cache before and after using any services on the Website. You should keep your passwords confidential. Please note that we will never ask you for your SingPass or any other login password.

Hyperlinks

We are not responsible or liable for the availability or content of any other Internet site (not provided by us) linked to or from the Website. Access to any other Internet site is at your own risk. If you create a link or frame to the Website, you do so at your own risk. We reserve the right to object or disable any link or frame to or from the Website. We reserve the right to change the URL of the Website.

All hyperlinks to other websites are provided as a convenience to you as a user of this Website. The inclusion of any hyperlink does not imply endorsement by IDA of such websites. In no circumstances shall IDA be considered to be associated or affiliated in whatever manner with any trade or service marks, logos, insignia or other devices used or appearing on websites to which this website is hyperlinked.

Intellectual Property

Materials, including source code, pages, documents and online graphics, audio and video in the Website are protected by law. The intellectual property rights in the materials is owned by or licensed to us. All rights reserved. Info-communications Development Authority of Singapore © 2014.

Apart from any fair dealings for the purposes of private study, research, criticism or review, as permitted in law, no part of the Website may be reproduced or reused for any commercial purposes whatsoever without our prior written permission.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Liability

The contents of this Website are provided on an “as is” basis without warranties of any kind. While IDA has made every reasonable effort to ensure that the information contained in this Website has been obtained from reliable sources, IDA is not responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of this information.

To the fullest extent permitted by law, IDA does not warrant and hereby disclaims any warranty:

as to the accuracy, correctness, reliability, currency, timeliness, non-infringement, title, merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose of the contents of this Website; and

that the contents available through this Website or any functions associated therewith will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects will be corrected or that this Website and the server is and will be free of all viruses and/or other malicious, destructive or corrupting code, programme or macro.

IDA shall also not be liable for any damage or loss of any kind, howsoever caused as a result (direct or indirect) of the use of the Website, including but not limited to any damage or loss suffered as a result of reliance on the contents contained in or available from the Website.

The Website may be used to administer the submission of nominations and popularity votes for the “National Infocomm Awards” organised jointly by IDA and the Singapore IT Federation (the “Awards”). All persons who submit nominations and popularity votes on the Website are deemed to have understood and agreed to these Terms and any other applicable terms and conditions to the Awards. IDA is not responsible for nominations or votes in relation to the Awards that are lost, misdirected, fail to enter into the processing system, or are processed, reported, or transmitted late or incorrectly or are lost for any reason including any electronic, computer, or communication malfunction or error, or the inability to access any web site associated with the Awards. If for any reason any aspect of the Awards are not capable of running as planned, including by reason of infection by computer virus, network failure, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any cause beyond the control of IDA which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Awards, IDA and the Singapore IT Federation may in its discretion cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Awards, or invalidate any affected nominations, votes or other Awards submissions, and shall not be liable for any claim, action, damage or loss as a result of such cancellation, termination, modification, suspension or invalidation.

Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with laws of Singapore.