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Privacy Policy

Protecting your privacy is important to GlobalHandShake. We are committed to keeping your personal information confidential. By ensuring that you are aware of and understand the GlobalHandShake Terms & Conditions, we can provide you with better service. Please take a moment to read the following to learn how we handle your personal information.

GlobalHandShake is committed to ensuring your personal details are kept strictly confidential. By providing GlobalHandShake with your details you are giving us permission to contact you regarding your business criteria or with information that we believe will be of value to you.

Your online security

We protect the security of the data you send us with physical, electronic, and managerial procedures. We urge you to take every precaution to protect your personal data when you are on the Internet. Change your passwords often, use a combination of letters and numbers, and make sure you use a secure browser.

However, despite all reasonable security precautions and processes, such as password protection, encryption technology, and use of firewall technology, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal details, we cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to or from our site, and you do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we will take commercially reasonable precautions to protect its security on our systems.

How we use your information

In order for you to request or submit information to us, we may ask you to provide personal data such as your name, postal address, telephone, fax number and e-mail address. When you submit personal data to us, you understand and agree that this data will be supplied to GlobalHandShake who will take appropriate steps to ensure that personal data is protected from unauthorised use and kept in a secure manner either electronically or on manual records.

The data is to be collected for the purpose of promoting Barbadian business competitiveness, to help secure overseas sales and investments and to support and develop Barbados' exports.

In order to provide you with advice, further information or support, the personal data may be passed to Local, Regional or International Development Agencies or to selected Trade Association or Chamber of Commerce.

When you accept GlobalHandShake's website's Terms and Conditions and submit personal data to us, you understand and agree that:

- This may involve the information being used by GlobalHandShake for direct marketing and other activities for trade & investment purposes.
- GlobalHandShake may contact you directly in the future in relation to offering related services.
- GlobalHandShake may send you marketing information about GlobalHandShake by e-mail.

Use of Cookies

Cookies are identifiers placed on a recipient computer's hard drive via a visiting browser. You can delete any cookies from your computer - refer to your Internet Browser's help files.

GlobalHandShake may use session cookies where necessary for the functionality of our websites. Session Cookies are temporary, are used only during a browsing session. When you close your browser the session cookie set by the web site is destroyed and no personal information is held which might identify you.

Transfer of ownership

In the event of a merger, consolidation, or sale or transfer of all or substantially all of the assets of GlobalHandShake, one of the assets which is commonly transferred to the purchasing or new entity is the information we collect from our customers and store in our customer database.

Change to Privacy Policy

We may revise this Privacy Policy at any time by updating this page. Your continued use of the site will mean you accept those revisions.