The Namibia Economist is a digitial newspaper published at https://economist.com.na.
The privacy of our readers and their data are a key concern for the publishers of the Namibia Economist, in line with data protection and privacy regulations in all jurisdictions where these are legally protected.
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.
Any information you may submit to the Namibia Economist for public consumption, must be indicated as such since we are a newspaper and assume that your intention with sending us information, is for that information to be published in the public domain.
When you register for an account, or for one of our projects, we may ask for your contact information, including items such as name, company name, address, email address, and telephone number.
We use the information we collect in various ways, amongs others, but not exclusively for the following:
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, and for marketing and promotional purposes;
Send you emails;
Detect and prevent fraud;
and compile Log Files.
The Namibia Economist follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies collect this information as it is required by Traffic Analytic apps to provide us with insight in the type and number of readers that use the Namibia Economist.
The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users’ movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.
The ultimate purpose of this data is to enhance our readers’s experience when they read the Namibia Economist.
COOKIES AND WEB BEACONS
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We do not allow the use of DART Cookies by any third party vendor. All the advertising in the Namibia Economist are native ads, sourced by ourselves, posted by ourselves and managed by ourselves. You will not see any unwanted advertising clutter, only those ads with relevance to the readers and advertisiers of the Namibia Economist.
GDPR PROTECTION RIGHTS
You are entitled to know which information we collect. You also have the right to request removal of your data from our visitor logs.
You have the right to request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that we complete the information you believe is incomplete.
Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.
The Namibia Economist does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 18. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we encourage you to contact us so that this information can be deleted and the entries removed from our records.