Policy for website and Apps

About Us

New Sarawak Tribune is a local Sarawakian newspaper that highlights Sarawak-centric news and other stories of relevance to Sarawak.
Today, New Sarawak Tribune focuses on happenings in Sarawak’s cities, towns and small places no matter how remote these are and events of relevance in other states of Malaysia and other countries.

The e-paper edition is made available with our readers in mind — who prefer to read online, on-the-go and who are unable to get the printed copy. It is also for the convenience of Sarawakians abroad and those who wish to read Sarawak-centric news.

Contact Us

Office Address: 

14 D, Metrocity Commercial Precinct,
Jalan Matang, 93050 Kuching, Sarawak. 

Email: swaktribune@gmail.com 

Telephone: +6082-647375, +6082 510005

Facsimile: +6082-647371

Privacy Policy

Last updated: 28 September 2019

Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V)— (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates http://newsarawaktribune.com.my (the “Site”) and offers New Sarawak Tribune and The Sunday Tribune print editions, e-paper editions including mobile applications as well as news via its news website. This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site and Apps.

We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site and Apps. By using the Site, Apps or submitting your particulars for the print edition subscription, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Information Collection and Use

While using our Site and Apps, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personal identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name (“Personal Information”).

Log Data

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site and Apps (“Log Data”).

This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyse this.

Communications

We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that include providing and maintenance of service, notification of changes to service, provide customer care and support, monitor service usage, as well as for customer participation in certain features of the service such as competitions, archives etc. 

Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive.

Like many sites, we use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site or Apps.

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of 28 September 2019 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. 

Your continued use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the email address you have provided us, or by placing a prominent notice on our website.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us.

14 D, Metrocity Commercial Precinct,
Jalan Matang, 93050 Kuching, Sarawak. 

Email: swaktribune@gmail.com 

Terms and Conditions

Introduction

These Website Standard Terms and Conditions written on this webpage shall manage your use of our website, ST Online accessible at www.newsarawaktribune.com.my as well as mobile applications for both website and e-paper editions.

These Terms will be applied fully and affect to your use of this Website and mobile applications. By using this Website and mobile applications, you agreed to accept all terms and conditions written in here. You must not use this Website or App if you disagree with any of these Website or App Standard Terms and Conditions.  

Minors or people below 18 years old are not allowed to use this Website and mobile applications. 

Intellectual Property Rights

Other than the content you own, under these Terms, Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V) and/or its licensors own all the intellectual property rights and materials contained in this Website and mobile applications.

You are granted limited license only for purposes of viewing the material contained on this Website and mobile applications.

Restrictions

You are specifically restricted from all of the following:

publishing any Website material and mobile applications in any other media;

selling, sublicensing and/or otherwise commercialising any Website or mobile application material;

publicly performing and/or showing any Website and mobile applications material;

using this Website and mobile applications in any way that is or may be damaging to this Website and mobile applications;

using this Website and mobile applications in any way that impacts user access to this Website and mobile applications;

using this Website and mobile applications contrary to all applicable laws and regulations, or in any way may cause harm to the Website and mobile applications, or to any person or business entity;

engaging in any data mining, data harvesting, data extracting or any other similar activity in relation to this Website and mobile applications;

using this Website and mobile applications to engage in any advertising or marketing.

Certain areas of this Website and mobile applications are restricted from being access by you and Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V) may further restrict access by you to any areas of this Website and mobile applications, at any time, in absolute discretion. Any user ID and password you may have for this Website and mobile applications are confidential and you must maintain confidentiality as well.

Your Content

In these Website and mobile applications Standard Terms and Conditions, “Your Content” shall mean any audio, video text, images or other material you choose to submit to this Website and mobile applications. By submitting Your Content, you grant Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V) a non-exclusive, worldwide irrevocable, sub licensable license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute it in any and all media. 

Your Content must be your own and must not be invading any third-party’s rights. Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V) reserves the right to remove any of Your Content from this Website and mobile applications at any time without notice.

Your Privacy

Please read Privacy Policy.

No warranties

This Website and mobile applications are provided “as is”, with all faults, and Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V) express no representations or warranties, of any kind related to this Website and mobile applications or the materials contained on this Website and mobile applications. Also, nothing contained on this Website and mobile applications shall be interpreted as advising you.

Limitation of liability

In no event shall Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V), nor any of its officers, directors and employees, shall be held liable for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this Website and mobile applications whether such liability is under contract.  Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V), including its officers, directors and employees shall not be held liable for any indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this Website and mobile applications.

Indemnification

You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V) from and against any and/or all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages and expenses arising in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these Terms.

Severability

If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid under any applicable law, such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.

Variation of Terms

Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V) is permitted to revise these Terms at any time as it sees fit, and by using this Website and mobile applications you are expected to review these Terms on a regular basis.

Assignment

Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V) is allowed to assign, transfer, and subcontract its rights and/or obligations under these Terms without any notification. However, you are not allowed to assign, transfer, or subcontract any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms.

Entire Agreement

These Terms constitute the entire agreement between Tribune Press Sdn Bhd (719095-V) and you in relation to your use of this Website and mobile applications, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings.

Governing Law & Jurisdiction

These Terms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Sarawak and Malaysia, and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the High Court located in Kuching, Sarawak in Malaysia for the resolution of any disputes.