Information we collect
The personal information that you are asked to provide, and the reasons why you are being asked to provide it, will be made clear to you prior to providing your personal information.
If you contact us directly, we may receive additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and or attachments you may send us, and any other information you may choose to provide.
When you register for a client account, an event, subscribe to our newsletter, or make a payment, we may ask for your contact information, such as your name, company name, address, email address, and telephone number.
How we use your information
We use the information we collect in various ways, including to:
- Provide, operate, and maintain our website
- Improve, personalise, and expand our website
- Understand and analyse how you use our website
- Develop new products, services, features, and functionality
- Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners, including for customer service, to provide you with updates and other information relating to the website, our services, and for marketing and promotional purposes
- Send you emails; and
- Detect and prevent fraud
Jamaica Business Development Corporation follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. This is done by hosting companies and is part of hosting services’ analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring or exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analysing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.
Cookies and Web Beacons
Like any other website, Jamaica Business Development Corporation uses ‘cookies’. These cookies are used to store information including visitors’ preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimise the users’ experience by customising our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and or other information.
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