Privacy Statement – Personal Data and Cookies

When you visit the Graphic News Web-Platform you may provide information and information may be collected using cookies. This Privacy Statement describes the information collected and how it is used. This Statement forms part of the WEBSITE TERMS for visitors to the Graphic News Webs-Platform. If you continue to view web pages you are agreeing to these terms.
The Terms may be amended at any time by posting the amended terms on the website. These Terms were last amended January 2022

  • What Information is collected? When you visit this Website, you may provide us with:
    • Information that identifies you personally that you knowingly choose to disclose, for example, if you want to receive e-alerts or use our Live Chat service or obtain graphics.
    • General user information that does not contain personally identifiable information collected using cookies and the web server log Cookies enable the Website to remember the preferences you select, who has visited the Website, and how they navigate the Website.
  • How do we use the information we collect?
    • Your personally identifiable information will be used so that you can be supplied with the information and content you want. It will be used by Suppliers of Content to the Platform to supply you with this Content. You will not be sent any marketing material unless you have requested it through this website.
    • If you request news e-alerts, you will automatically be added to a User Group if one exists corresponding to your email address. The Owner of that User Group may then invite you to join the User Group
    • Non-identifying information is collected in the aggregate to obtain analytics using services such as Google Analytics, Live Chat, and Active Campaign. This helps us understand how the Website is used and to improve it's design and content.
    • We may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Our employees, agents and contractors who have access to personally identifiable information are required to protect the information in a manner that is consistent with this Privacy Statement. Data is shared between Graphic News Ltd and Graphic News Collective LLP and the Suppliers of Content to the Platform to manage the Website and provide you with the content you have requested.
    • Your personally identifiable information may be supplied when legally required to do so, to co-operate with police investigations or other legal proceedings, to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of this Website, to detect, investigate and prevent fraudulent transactions and other illegal activities, to protect the rights and property of website users and contributors, to limit our legal liability and protect our rights, or to protect the rights and safety of visitors to this Website or the public. In those instances, the information is provided only for those limited purposes.
  • Your choices: You have a number of options to control or limit how cookies and similar technologies, including those used for advertising, are used.
    • You can clear or decline cookies using the settings on your browser or device. If you do this some of the features of our Website may not display properly.
    • You can prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics by installing Google’s opt-out browser add-on.
    • You can opt out of ads on Facebook, Pinterest, or Google that are targeted to your interests by using your Facebook, Pinterest, or Google Ads settings.
    • You can check your mobile device for the settings that determine how advertisers use your data using “Limit Ad Tracking”(on an iOS device), or “Opt out of Ads Personalization” (on an Android device). Information about how advertisers allow you to opt out of receiving ads based on your web browsing history is available at European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance.

If you have any questions about our use of cookies or your private information, please contact The Website Manager via the Contact Us link on the website