GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS ON THE USE OF THE SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD'S ("STB") WEBSITES
General Legal Information:
In the event of any inconsistency in the general terms and conditions contained herein, and any specific terms or notices of the Singapore Tourism Board contained in any other of the Board's web-sites or web-page, the specific terms or notices contained therein shall prevail.
THE SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED IN OR PUBLISHED ON ITS WEBSITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH INFORMATION AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO DETAILS OF ATTRACTIONS, EVENTS, HOTELS, TOURS AND CRUISES, ARE PROVIDED TO THE SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD BY ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS OR OPERATORS. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PROSPECTIVE USERS LIAISE DIRECTLY WITH THESE OPERATORS TO CONFIRM ANY INFORMATION THAT THEY SEEK TO RELY ON.
Any reference made by the STB in this website to any company or other entity, or to their services or products, is NOT an endorsement nor should it imply any such endorsement of the quality or fitness of purpose of that company or entity, or its services or products.
THE SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD PROVIDES THE INFORMATION AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED IN OR PUBLISHED ON ITS WEBSITE WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND AND THE SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTIBILITY, QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF SUCH INFORMATION AND/OR RELATED GRAPHICS PROVIDED.
THE INFORMATION AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED IN OR PUBLISHED ON THIS WEBSITE COULD INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. THE SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD AND/OR ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE CHANGES OR IMPROVEMENTS, AND/OR UPDATE THE INFORMATION DESCRIBED HEREIN AT ANY TIME.
The links in this website will allow you to leave the STB's website. The linked sites are NOT under the control of the STB and the STB is NOT responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site, or any changes or updates to such sites. The STB is only providing these links as a matter of convenience to the users, and is not to be implied as an endorsement of the linked site.
All editorial content, graphics and multimedia works on this site are protected by copyright laws and/or other laws and/or international treaties, and belong to the STB and/or its Suppliers. These works, logos, graphics, sounds or images may not be copied, reproduced or imitated whether in whole or in part, unless expressly permitted by the STB ("copyright statement").
Provided permission is expressly granted by the STB, the materials or contents are available if:-
(1) the copyright notice below appears in all copies, and that both the copyright notice and the above copyright statement appears,
(2) the materials or content are used only for informational and non-commercial or personal use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and
(3) no alterations, additions or modifications of the materials or content are made in any way.
Use for any other purpose is expressly prohibited, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible under the law.
COPYRIGHT NOTICE: "Copyright © 2010 Singapore Tourism Board (and/or its suppliers), Tourism Court, 1 Orchard Spring Lane, Singapore 247729. All rights reserved."
All software and accompanying documentation made available for downloading from the STB's web-sites are the copyrighted work of the STB and/or its suppliers. Software and documentation ownership is retained by the copyright holder. Ownership is not transferred to you; rather, you are licensed to use the software and documentation. The use of any such software or documentation is subject to the terms of a license agreement. Please read the license agreement that accompanies each product and indicate your agreement to those terms prior to downloading.
TRADE MARKS AND SYMBOLS: The "MERLION SYMBOL", "BOARD'S SYMBOL", are protected by virtue of Sections 24 and 25 of the Singapore Tourism Board Act (Chapter 305B), and any unauthorised use of these SYMBOLS of STB or representations closely resembling them constitute offences punishable under the law.
Other marks, logos or brandings of the STB may be the trade marks or registered trade marks of the STB. Other product and company names mentioned herein may also be the trade marks of their respective owners.
The STB will not hesitate to take legal action against any unauthorised usage of its trade marks, name or symbols to preserve and protect its rights in the matter. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.
This web-site (excluding third-party linked sites) is operated by the STB from its offices within Singapore and elsewhere around the world. It can be accessed from all countries around the world where the local technology permits. As each of these places have differing laws, by accessing this web-site both you and the STB agree that the statutes and laws of the Republic of Singapore, without regard to the conflicts of laws principles thereof, will apply to all matters relating to the use of this web-site.
You and the STB also agree and hereby submit to the jurisdiction and venue of the Courts of the Republic of Singapore with respect to all such matters.
The Singapore Tourism Board ("STB") or any of its employees, servants or agents shall not be liable for any loss suffered by any person, body or organisation as a result of any error or omission in the data, information, materials or documentation provided in the Statistical or other Publications, whether or not such loss was suffered as a result of reliance on such data, information, materials or documentation.
The data, information, materials or documentation from the STB's Statistical or other Publications are provided solely for your own non-commercial use only. You may make:
(a) one machine readable copy, and
(b) one printed copy of the data, information, materials or documentation downloaded from the STB's Statistical or other Publications for your private research, reference or study.
You shall not give, re-sell, redistribute, retransmit or transfer any data, information, materials or documentation from this site in any form to any other person, body or organisation. You shall also not adapt, alter, modify, edit or otherwise affect the integrity of the data, information, materials or documentation from this site in any form and by any means. The data, information, materials or documentation from this site are provided to you so that you may use them solely for purposes which are not defamatory, unlawful or for purposes which would bring STB into disrepute. In the event of a breach of this clause, you agree to keep STB fully indemnified against all losses of and claims against STB arising out of your unauthorised use of the data, information, materials or documentation downloaded from this site.
The sale of Statistical Publications using the Cash Card is for soft-copies only. No hard copies of the Statistical Publications would be sent to you using this system.
In the event that you wish to use the data, information, materials or documentation from the STB's Statistical or other Publications for any commercial use or for any purpose or in any manner other than allowed above, please write in to obtain STB's express written approval first.
You have read these terms and agree that any use of the data, information, materials or documentation from this site by yourself constitutes an agreement to be bound by these terms as well as the general terms and conditions of STB governing use of this and other web-sites maintained by STB.
You agree that you shall not give, re-sell, rent, lease or otherwise deal with the slides/video tapes/CD-ROMs without the express written consent of the Singapore Tourism Board ("STB").
The slides/video tapes/CD-ROMs are being provided to you so that you might use them solely for purposes which are not obscene blasphemous defamatory unlawful or purposes which would bring STB into disrepute or would defame or infringe the copyright or any other rights of any third party.
All intellectual property rights in the slides/video tapes/CD-ROMs vest with STB. Except with the prior written permission of STB, you may not reproduce, adapt, alter, modify, edit or otherwise affect the integrity of the work contained in the slides/video tapes/CD-ROMs in any form or by any means. The slides/video tapes/CD-ROMs shall also not be stored on any other retrieval system of any nature without the prior written consent of STB.
In the event that you wish to place the image(s) of the slides purchased onto the internet, you shall first obtain STB's express approval and provide STB with the uniform resource locator (URL) of the particular web-site on which the image(s) are to be placed. You will also take appropriate measures, technical or otherwise, to ensure that any third parties are barred from the unauthorised reproduction alteration modification or adaptation of the image(s).
In connection with the slides/video tapes/CD-ROMs, to the maximum extent permitted by law, STB disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties as to merchantability, satisfactory quality and/or fitness for any particular purpose whether or not STB has been specifically advised of the purpose. STB shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever, direct or consequential, including but not limited to damages for loss of profits or opportunity, business interruption, loss of business information or any other monetary loss arising out of the use of or the inability to use the slides/video tapes/CD-ROMs.
In the event that you use the slides/video tapes/CD-ROMs in any manner which breaches clause 2 above, whether for your own benefit or otherwise, you agree to keep STB fully indemnified against all losses and all actions claims proceedings costs and damages and all legal costs or other expenses arising out of any such use or out of any claim by a third party based on your non-authorised use of the slides/video tapes/CD-ROMs.
You have read these terms and agree that any use of the slides/video tapes/CD-ROMs by yourself constitutes an agreement to be bound by these terms and as well as the general terms and conditions of STB governing use of this and other web-sites maintained by STB.