Cookies[Hong Kong House] insists on collecting and using data related to you in an open and transparent manner. In the spirit of openness and transparency, we have described the method and situation of [Hong Kong House] using cookies in this [User Manual]. This Cookie Instructions is applicable to all [Hong Kong House] products or services that follow this [Instructions].
What is a cookie?
When does Hong Kong House insert cookies?
What cookies does Hong Kong House use?
We use two types of cookies: persistent cookies and session cookies. Persistent cookies can identify you as an existing user, allowing you to automatically log in when you next visit [Hong Kong House] or use [Hong Kong House] services. After logging in to [Hong Kong House], the persistent cookies continue to run in your browser. When you return to the [Hong Kong House] website (and or APP) or use the cooperative website (and or APP)s of the [Hong Kong House] service, [Hong Kong House] will read the cookies. Session cookies are only valid for a period of time, usually during a visit to a website (and or APP) or browser.
What is the purpose of cookies?
Cookies are used for a wide range of purposes, such as identifying users when using the [Hong Kong House] website (and or APP), saving preferences, and providing personalized user experience. When users interact with the [Hong Kong House] website (and or APP), cookies can improve security and speed. In addition, [Hong Kong House] can display advertisements to you on and off the site through cookies, while providing a variety of custom functions, including [Hong Kong House] plug-ins including "share" buttons.
When you are authorized to log in to Hong Kong House, we can provide correct information through cookies to create a personalized experience for you.
Security measures Hong Kong House enables and supports security functions through cookies, and assists in detecting online malicious behaviors and violations of the Hong Kong House user agreement.
What is "do not track"?
"Do not track" is a mechanism for the development and implementation of the Internet industry that the Internet recommends, allowing Internet users to control and track their online activities by using browser settings. The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is working with industry organizations, web browsers, technology companies, and regulatory agencies to develop non-tracking technology standards. Although some progress has been made, it has been very slow. So far, no standards have been adopted. Therefore, Hong Kong House generally does not use "do not track" technology.
How are cookies used for advertising?
Cookies and other advertising technologies including beacons, pixels, and tags can help Hong Kong House show you relevant advertisements more efficiently. These technologies can also help us provide advertisers with comprehensive audits, research and reports, understand and improve our services, and understand what content is shown to you. Reminder: Since your browser may require direct advertising content and beacons from third-party ad network servers, these ad networks can view, edit, or set third-party cookies, just as you browse web pages from their website (and or APP)s. The advertisements served by Hong Kong House may also set third-party cookies.
If you are a Hong Kong House member but you have logged out of your browser, Hong Kong House may still record your use of Hong Kong House services on this browser in the next 30 days. The purpose is to generate Hong Kong House service usage analysis data. We may use a comprehensive form Share these analysis data with advertisers.
Unless you clear these cookies from your browser, we will use this information to:
Provide advertisements that are more relevant to you based on your interests Provide comprehensive reports on advertising campaigns to advertisers and advertising sites Help website (and or APP) and app owners understand how visitors use the website (and or APP) or app Discover and protect users and partners from fraud and other risks Improve Hong Kong House products
Without your permission, we will not provide any personal information collected to advertisers. You can change the settings and choose to turn off interest-based advertisements from Hong Kong House customers and advertisements placed on Hong Kong House based on data collected by third-party website (and or APP)s. Reminder: Choosing to turn off ads means that the ads you see are not based on your interests, and it does not mean that the webpages you visit will not show ads. If you are not a Hong Kong House member, learn about cookies and how to turn them off. Click here to learn more about the self-regulatory principles followed by Hong Kong House.
What third-party cookies do Hong Kong House use?
Most browsers allow you to manage cookies in your preferences. If you restrict the website (and or APP) to store cookies, you may not be able to enjoy personalized services and get the best user experience, or you may not be able to save custom settings such as login information.
Please go to wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org or www.aboutcookies.org to learn more about cookies, including how to check which cookies are set on the website (and or APP), how to manage and delete cookies, etc.