In general, you can visit Agence Presse on the internet without telling us who you are or giving us personal information. There are times when we may need information from you, for instance: to process an order, to correspond, to provide a subscription or in connection with a job application. We may supplement this information to complete a transaction or to provide a better service.
This privacy policy is applied when users visit a web site on the domain. If you give us personal information about somebody else, such as a spouse or work colleague, we will assume that you have their permission to do so.
Agence Presse Web sites may contain links to other Web sites. Agence Presse is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those other Web sites. About the correction and the change in the privacy policy
This privacy statement was last updated on August 20, 2005. A notice will be posted on our Web site whenever this privacy statement is changed in a material way.
Collection of individual information
You may choose to give us personal information in a variety of situations. For example, you may want to give us information, such as your name and address or e-mail id, to correspond with you, to process an inquiry, or to provide you with a subscription. We intend to let you know how we will use such information before we collect it from you; if you tell us that you do not want us to use this information to make further contact with you beyond fulfilling your requests, we will respect your wishes.
Use of individual information
Information registered is mainly used by the following purposes.
- To provide service
- To deliver the guide concerning applied service and new service, etc.
- To provide service to understand the person who uses service, and to be attractive for each and worthy
- To confirm whether it is an offer of the person in question when the report of the inquiry etc. of the service change etc. is gotten
Please be aware that in certain circumstances, it is possible that personal information may be subject to disclosure pursuant to judicial or other government subpoenas, warrants, or orders.
Management of individual information
We intend to protect your personal information and to maintain its quality. We implement appropriate measures and processes, such as using encryption when transmitting certain sensitive information, to help us to keep your information secure and to maintain its quality.
Change, correction, and deletion of content of registration
Agence Presse manages individual information of users by an accurate, as latest content as possible. When there is an offer from users, and it can be confirmed that it is a person in question, registered information is indicated. Moreover, when there is an offer, registered information might be added, be changed, corrected or be deleted. In that case, we might not being able to continue providing same service, depending on how your information has been changed.
About the use of the cookie
We sometimes collect non-identifiable information from visits to our Web sites to help us provide better customer service. For example, we keep track of the domains from which people visit, and we also measure visitor activity on Agance Presse Web sites, but we do so in ways that keep the information non-identifiable.
This information is used and analyzed only at an aggregate level to help us understand trends and patterns. This information is not reviewed at an individual level. If you do not want your transaction details used in this manner you can disable your cookies.
We collect the information we mentioned in the previous paragraphs through the use of "cookies". A cookie is a piece of data that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then be stored on your computer as an anonymous tag that identifies your computer but not you. Some Agence Presse pages use cookies, sent by Agence Presse or its third party vendors. You can set your browser to notify you before you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. You can also set your browser to turn off cookies. If you do so, however, some Web sites may not work properly.

Representative director of person in charge of personal information management of Agence Presse
Toshi Nakahara