On the website www.hkliving.com (hereafter: the 'Website') of HKliving B.V., cookies are used. A cookie is a simple small file that is sent along with pages from the Website and Flash applications included therein and stored by your browser on your hard drive from your computer. The information stored therein can be transferred back to the HKliving B.V. servers. In this cookie statement, HKliving B.V. explains which cookies are placed and with what purpose.
USE OF PERMANENT COOKIES
With the help of permanent cookies HKliving B.V. can recognize you as a new visitor on the HKliving B.V. website. The website will be specially adjusted to your preferences. This means that you do not have to repeat your preferences, which saves time and makes it easier for you to use the website. Permanent cookies can be removed via the settings of your browser.
USE OF SESSION COOKIES
With the help of a session cookie HKliving B.V. see which parts of the website are viewed during a particular visit. We can therefore adjust the website as much as possible to the surfing behavior of our visitors. These cookies are automatically deleted when the web browser is closed.
SOCIAL MEDIA COOKIES
Buttons are included on the Website to promote and share web pages on social networks, to be precise: Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter, AddThis and YouTube.
These buttons place cookies. These buttons work through pieces of code that come from these social networks themselves. For the cookies that the social media parties place and the possible data they collect, we refer to the statements that these parties provide on their own websites; see the links below. Note that these statements can change regularly. HKliving B.V. does not have any influence in this.
The information that these networks collect can be transferred to the United States and stored on servers there. The companies behind these networks, from which information is transferred to the United States, adhere to the Safe Harbor principles and are affiliated to the Safe Harbor program of the US Department of Commerce.
TRACKING & PROFILE COOKIES
HKliving B.V. also uses so-called tracking cookies to build up a profile about you using the ‘Bluekai’-tool.
Via the Website a cookie is placed from the company Google as part of the "Google Analytics" service. HKliving B.V. uses this service to track and obtain reports on how visitors use the Website. Google may provide this information to third parties if they are legally obliged to do so, or if third parties process the information on behalf of Google. HKliving B.V. does not have any control over this. If there is no agreement to place cookies, the IP addresses will be sent anonymously to Google Analytics. The Google Analytics data is stored on Google's servers for a period of 26 months. After this period, this data will be automatically deleted by Google.
The following privacy-enhancing measures have been taken in the design of Google Analytics:
The information is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google maintains the Safe Harbor principles and is affiliated with the Safe Harbor program of the US Department of Commerce.
You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
REMOVING TRACKING COOKIES POSTED BY THIRD PARTIES
Some tracking cookies are placed by third parties that, among other things, show advertisements to you via the HKliving B.V. website. These cookies can be removed centrally via Your Online Choices so that they are not returned to a third-party website.
RIGHT TO INSPECT AND CORRECT OR DELETE YOUR DATA
You have the right to request access to and correction or deletion of your data. See the contact page of HKliving B.V. To prevent misuse HKliving B.V. will ask you to adequately identify yourself. When it comes to access to personal data linked to a cookie, you must send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find this info in the settings of your browser. Usually you can delete cookies via the settings of your browser. More information about switching on and off and removing cookies can be found in the instructions and / or using the help function of your browser.
OTHER / UNFORESEEN COOKIES
Because of the way in which the internet and websites work, it may be that we do not always have all information about the cookies that third parties place via our website. This is especially the case if our web pages contain so-called embedded elements; these are texts, documents, pictures or films that are stored with another party, but which are shown on, in or via our website.
Should you encounter cookies on our website that we have not mentioned above, please let us know via e-mail.
We will occasionally have to adjust this page, if for example, the rules concerning cookies change. Therefore, consult this page regularly for the latest version. Do you have questions about the privacy statement or cookie statement, please contact us.