Privacy Policy

Objective

The Privacy Policy applies to all the external parties whose information is being collected by the Korea Tourism Organization ( “KTO”) while communicating with concerned person. Such person may be general visitor, individual person, business entity, marketing and PR professionals or any other person who is trying to establish contact with KTO.

KTO gives top priority to protect the privacy and security of your personal information. KTO would request you to go through this Privacy Policy and learn about the application of this Privacy Policy to the collection, storage, use and disclosure of all your personal information.

Collection of Information

KTO collects personal information only for the legal permitted activities by the lawful means only. Subject to applicable laws, KTO may collect information from you, by phone, letter, either by email, face-to-face or online or any other legally permitted means, when you are communicating with KTO for any legal purposes. Such legal purposes may include (i) making a general enquiry with KTO; (ii) Subscribing to a newsletter or receiving of brochure (iii) to transact any other legal permitted business transactions with KTO (iv) for any other general purposes like survey, research papers, etc.

Subject to applicable laws, depending upon the nature of enquiry and/or business transaction, KTO may collects including your name, contact details, email ID, and other information as permitted in order to serve you in an effective manner.

Subject to applicable laws, KTO may also collect information through other channel as permitted or as per the norms of the tourism industry. KTO retains all such information as may be necessary to improve its service, to comply with law and for other permitted purposes. KTO strictly deal with such information in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Use of Personal Information

KTO assures you that KTO will always use the information received only for the purposes for which it is was collected or strictly in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy. For example, if you enquire to receive information about travelling to Korea, KTO may use your name and email address to send you the desired information. Similarly, if you have approached KTO for some research and survey purposes then KTO, subject to applicable laws, may provide you required information and may use your information to serve you in an effective manner.

KTO abides by the law of the land and the security of your personal information is very important for KTO and KTO is totally committed towards protection of your information received. Subject to applicable laws, KTO uses the information (including Personal Information) so collected in compliance with law, for better administration of our operations and more importantly to serve you in a more efficient manner and provide you better experience. These information may be used to give you personalized experience, enable your access quickly on the Website, to keep you informed or update you on various events / products and/or services; send you other information, sending you marketing communications, sending you emails or contacting you for customer surveys, for market research, promotional activities or notifying you about security, privacy, and other administrative issues or for any other purposes as permitted under the applicable laws.

KTO do not share, sell, trade or rent your Personal Information to third parties for unknown reasons without your explicit permission unless set forth in this Privacy Policy. KTO retain complete anonymity while in all analytics and none of the Personal Information is used, except in a limited set of circumstances as stated below.

However, disclosures under this case does not include selling, renting, sharing, or otherwise disclosing your Personal Information for purposes in violation of the commitments set forth herein or in violation of any applicable laws.

Security

KTO have taken necessary steps both physical and technological measures to ensure that your personal information is secured and utilized in your best interest.

Use of Cookies

KTO may store some information such as cookies on your computer. Cookies are pieces of information that an application transfers to the hard drive of a user's computer. This information facilitates in using a particular website and ensures that you do not need to re-enter your details every time you visit it. You can erase or choose to block this information from your computer if you want to. Erasing or blocking such information may limit the range of features available to the visitor on Website.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

KTO reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy and it is subject to change at any time without notice. If KTO decide to change our Privacy Policy, such changes will be posted on Website so that you are always aware of the latest amendments in this Privacy Policy and please review this Privacy Policy periodically.

Grievances

If you are having any concern, query or issue, you may contact Mr. Satyender Kumar at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., +91-124-2570077.