GENERAL CONDITIONS OF USE

The Moroccan Investment and Export Development Agency (AMDIE) is pleased to welcome you to its website  www.morocconow.com.Any access to and/or use of the website www.morocconow.com implies full and complete approval of the General Conditions of Access and Use specified below.


1. GENERAL INFORMATION :

- Name : Moroccan Investment and Export Development Agency (AMDIE).
- Legal status : Public organization with legal personality and financial autonomy.
- Establishment law : Dahir N° 1-17-49 of 8 hija 1438 (August 30, 2017) enacting law N° 60-16 establishing the Moroccan Investment and Export Development Agency.
- Head office : Mahaj Mahaj Riad Center, Attine Avenue, Business Building N°5 (Reception) & N°8 (Registry Office) Hay Riad, Rabat - Morocco.
- Legal Representative : Mr. Hicham BOUDRAA - Acting Managing Director.
- Site Creation & Web Design : Mobilanc. Address : 12 Semiramis Buil. Kamal Mohamed Road/ Fakir Mohamed Road - Sidi Belyout 20000 Anfa, Casablanca - Morocco; Tel: +212 522 265 064.
- Host : Genious Communications S.A.R.L. Address: Assif B, Number 290, Postal Code: 40 000, Marrakech - Morocco, Tel: +212(0)5242-98700.


2. ACCESSIBILITY :

AMDIE strives to keep the www.morocconow.com website, permanently accessible, but is under no commitment to do so.

Accordingly, AMDIE can interrupt access without prior warning or information to users, mainly for maintenance or updating reasons or for any other purpose, such as technical reasons, without being held liable for the consequences of such interruptions, both to users and to any third party.
Furthermore, AMDIE  cannot be held responsible if users are unable to access all or part of the www.morocconow.com website due to any technical defect or problem.


3. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY :

Unless otherwise stated, all the data and content of the www.morocconow.com website (namely images, text, graphics, sound, animations, videos, etc ...) as well as the databases are the exclusive property of AMDIE.They are considered to be the property of AMDIE and are protected by the intellectual property laws in force.

Any reproduction, representation or distribution, in whole or in part, of the content as well as any extraction, even if partial, of the databases on the site on any medium or by any process whatsoever, is prohibited. Failure to comply with this prohibition constitutes an infringement which could involve the civil and criminal liability of the counterfeiter.


4. PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA :

- AMDIE is the entity responsible for the processing of personal data collected or information on the website: www.morocconow.com.

- The information collected on the www.morocconow.com  website is used for:
                     - Processing the requests for information collected from the online registration forms.
                     - Monitoring investment opportunities at the level of AMDIE's CRM..
                     - Processing requests regarding to Moroccan exporters.
                     - Processing requests concerning Casablanca Exhibition Center.
                     - Recording contacts in the Database, in order to disseminate targeted newsletters according to the sectors of activity or interests that have been entered.

- The data is received by the entities in charge of their processing within the AMDIE.

-Any personal data that the website user is encouraged to submit AMDIE shall be processed in compliance with the regulations in force, in particular the provisions of Law No 09-08 of 18 February 2009 on the privacy of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data, enacted by Dahir No 1-09-15 of 18 February 2009.

- AMDIE undertakes to ensure that the processing of personal data carried out on the Customer Relationship Management tool (CRM) of the website complies with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the General Data Protection Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016. (known as the GDPR).

- Pursuant to the regulations in force, you have the right to access, rectify, delete, limit and oppose the processing and the right to portability.

You can claim these rights by contacting: supportweb@amdie.gov.ma
- This processing was notified to the CNDP in receipt N° D-W-57/2021 of 15/02/2021


5. PERSONAL DATA STORAGE:

Your personal data shall be kept only for the time necessary to fulfill the purpose for which it has been collected, to comply with the legal requirements to which AMDIE est is subject and for the time necessary to ensure the protection of its legitimate interests.


6. COOKIES :

The Internet User is informed that a cookie is automatically installed on his browser during his visits to the www.morocconow.com website, A cookie is a text file that is installed on the Internet User's hardware. 
Rather, it records information relating to its browsing of the website, the pages visited, in particular, the date and time of the visit.

AMDIE uses this information in aggregate form to understand how users of the Internet use the www.morocconow.com website to improve it. No identifiable personal data shall be disclosed on this occasion. In addition, the user may refuse to register cookies by configuring his browser.

However, this deactivation could have an impact on the ease of navigation and the use of information on the Site.

7. WEBSITE SECURITY:

In order to ensure the security of the website, AMDIE shall take all necessary and appropriate measures to protect personal data by means of a range of secure technologies and procedures against any loss, misuse, unauthorized access, alteration or destruction, in accordance with the provisions of Law 09-08 on the protection of individuals regarding the processing of personal data.
However, AMDIE cannot provide an absolute guarantee of security, since the Internet is an open network that is sensitive to such risks by its nature.


8. DATA STORAGE PLACE AND TRANSFERS:

The servers that store the data of AMDIE's « www.morocconow.com » website users are hosted by Genious Communications in their Data Center are located in Canada, a country on the CNDP Deliberation County List n° 236-2015 of December 18th, 2015. This ensures an adequate level of protection of privacy and the fundamental rights and freedoms of individuals regarding the processing of data in accordance with the provisions of Law 09-08 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data.
This transfer of data abroad has been the subject of an authorization request from the National Commission for Personal Data Protection Control, known as the CNDP, under the number D-57/2021.

Moreover, pursuant to the General Data Protection Regulation provisions (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and the Council of April 27th, 2016 - known as the "GDPR" -, the host of the  internet website « www.morocconow.com » has a privacy policy in place (more information on https://www.genious.ma/fr/politique-de-confidentialite)in addition to various technical means to ensure the protection, security and of personal data confidentiality. 

A security management information system has also been set up by the web hosting service provider to ensure the effective and efficient security of the data.

9. LIABILITY LIMITS:

Users access  www.morocconow.com website through internet communication networks. Users declare that they are aware of and accept risks. Specifically, they acknowledge that information passing through or stored there may be intercepted or altered against the will of AMDIE.

Users are strongly advised to take all necessary precautions to protect themselves against the effects of piracy, particularly by adopting a secure and adapted computer configuration, and by regularly installing updated antivirus software.

 Under no circumstances may  AMDIE be held liable in the event of an infection of the user's computer equipment during or after the use of the  www.morocconow.com website.

Furthermore, AMDIE cannot be held legally responsible for misuse of information or services by users. AMDIE ensures that the information on its website is accurate. However, it is expressly stated that the information processed may contain inaccuracies. AMDIE would be grateful to users for informing them of any omissions, errors or corrections by sending an email to supportweb@amdie.gov.ma.
It is clearly specified that AMDIEcannot in any way be held liable for errors on its website, for completeness of the information processed or for lack of information. 
No information on this website may be considered as a contractual offer of services or products.


10. HYPERTEXT LINKS

The website www.morocconow.com may contain links to other non-affiliated websites. These links are independent and provided for information purposes only. AMDIE has no control over and accepts no responsibility for the content of these websites.
Users of these non-affiliated websites are subject to their own terms and conditions of use and protection of personal data.


11. MODIFICATION 

The present General Conditions of Access and Use may be modified and updated at any time and without prior notice by AMDIE, particularly in order to adapt them to changes to the website or to adapt them to legislative and regulatory changes. These modifications and updates are binding, as soon as they are published on the site, the user must refer to them on a regular basis.

12. DISPUTES - APPLICABLE LAW

Any dispute arising from these General Conditions of Access and Use which cannot be settled in amicably shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts of Rabat. These General Conditions of Access and Use shall be governed by Moroccan law.

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