Terms and Conditions

Please read all of the following Terms and Conditions of Service for this web site (“TACOS”) before using this site. By continuing to access, link to, or use this site or any service on this site, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the TACOS, which together with our Privacy Policy govern our relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

These TACOS set forth the legal terms and conditions governing your use of our website (BT) located at www.business.com.tm and any other online and mobile websites, blogs and interactive applications of BT. BT reserves the right to amend, remove, or add to the TACOS at any time. Such modifications shall be effective immediately. Your access, link to, or use of the site, or any service on this site, after the posting of modifications to the TACOS will constitute your acceptance of the TACOS. Any terms and conditions proposed by you which are in addition to or which conflict with the TACOS shall be of no effect.

1. User Consent to the TACOS

You represent that you have read and agree to be bound by the TACOS.

2. Intellectual Property

This “Business Turkmenistan” (“BT”) web site, and all of the content it contains, or may in the future contain, including but not limited to text, content, photographs, video, audio and graphics, goods, designs, information, applications, software, music, audio files, articles, directories, guides, photographs as well as the trademarks, service marks, trade names, copyrights, logos, domain names, code, patents and/or any other form of intellectual property (collectively, the “Service”) that relates to this site, are owned by or licensed by BT and are protected from any unauthorized use, copying and dissemination by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, international treaties, and/or other proprietary rights and laws of Turkmenistan and other countries. All individual articles, columns and other elements making up the Service are also copyrighted works. You agree to abide by all applicable copyright and other laws, as well as any additional copyright notices or restrictions contained in the Service. You acknowledge that the Service has been developed, compiled, prepared, revised, selected, and arranged by BT and its partners through the application of methods and standards of judgment developed and applied through the expenditure of substantial time, effort, and money and constitutes valuable intellectual property of BT and such others. You agree to protect the proprietary rights of BT and all others having rights in the Service during and after the term of this agreement and to comply with all reasonable written requests made by BT to protect their and others’ rights in the Service.

3. Restrictions on Use

You may not use the Service for any illegal purpose, for the facilitation of the violation of any law or regulation, or in any manner inconsistent with the TACOS. You agree to use the Service solely for your own noncommercial use and benefit, and not for resale or other transfer or disposition to, or use by or for the benefit of, any other person or entity. You agree not to use, transfer, distribute, or dispose of any information contained in the Service in any manner that could compete with the business of BT or any of its suppliers.

Except as expressly permitted by BT in writing you may not copy, reproduce, recompile, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer, distribute, publish, display, perform, modify, upload to, create derivative works from, transmit, transfer, sell, license, upload, edit post, frame, link, or in any way exploit any part of the Service, except that you may download material from the Service and/or make one print copy for your own personal, noncommercial use, provided that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices. You may not recirculate, redistribute or publish the analysis and presentation included in the Service without our prior written consent.  

You shall not violate the security of the Service or attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service, data, materials, information, computer systems or networks connected to any server associated with the Service, through hacking, password timing or any other means. 

4. License

You acquire absolutely no rights or licenses in or to the Service and materials contained within the Service other than the limited right to utilize the Service in accordance with the TACOS. Accordingly, we ask that you do not send us any original creative materials that you expect to be compensated for or that you would like to keep private. If you nevertheless choose to make any such submission, we may freely use the submission, in whole or in part, for any purpose without any obligation to you. None of the submissions shall be subject to any obligation of confidence on the part of BT, and BT shall not be liable for any use or disclosure of any submissions. Unless BT indicates otherwise, you grant to BT a perpetual, nonexclusive, irrevocable, fully paid, royalty-free and transferable (in whole or in part) worldwide right and license in any and all media to use, publish, reproduce, display, modify, transmit digitally, create derivative works based upon, distribute, copy for any purpose, including, without limitation, advertising, commercial, promotional and publicity purposes in BT’s discretion without additional notice, attribution or consideration to you or to any other person or entity.

5. Fees and Payments

BT reserves the right at any time to charge fees for access to portions of the Service or the Service as a whole. This includes, but is not limited to BT’s subscription service, which allows registered users to access a limited or unlimited number of free materials per month.

If at any time BT requires a fee for portions of the Service or the Service as a whole, BT will require you to register and create an account. The decision to provide the information required to create an account is purely voluntary and optional; however, if you elect not to provide such information, you will not be able to access certain content or participate in certain parts or features of this site.

Additional information regarding the terms of the subscription service may be found under Subscription Terms.

6. Registration and Account Creation

As part of the registration and account creation process necessary to obtain access to certain portions of the Service, including those portions that require a fee or payment for access, you will provide BT with certain registration information, all of which must be accurate, truthful, and updated. BT reserves the right to deny creation of your account based on BT’s inability to verify the authenticity of your registration information. You shall be solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. You shall immediately notify BT of any known or suspected unauthorized use of your account, or any known or suspected breach of security, including loss, theft, or unauthorized disclosure of your password or credit card information. You are fully responsible for all usage and activity on your account, including, but not limited to, use of the account by any third party authorized by you to use your username and password. You agree you will not sell, transfer or assign your membership or any membership rights. The use of your account by any individual under age eighteen (18) is strictly prohibited. BT reserves the right to terminate your account, in its sole discretion, at any time without notice. You may terminate your account at any time. Upon termination, you will receive an automated confirmation via e-mail that the request was received, and your account will be terminated within five (5) business days. You are responsible for all charges incurred up to the time the account is terminated.

7. Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

You agree that your use of the Service is at your sole risk and acknowledge that the Service and anything contained within the Service, including, but not limited to, content, services, goods, or advertisements are provided “as is” and “as available”. BT does not warrant that the availability of or the functions contained in this site or the service will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components or that this site, the Service or server do not violate any patent or other intellectual property rights of any person or entity. BT does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of this site or the Service in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.

You agree that BT and its directors, editors, employees and representatives shall not be liable for any lost profits, losses, punitive, incidental or consequential damages arising from your use of the Service. The content of other Web sites, services, goods, or advertisements (“Third Party Sites”) that may be linked to the Service is not maintained or controlled by BT. Our provision of links to Third Party Sites is not an endorsement of any information, product or service that is offered on or reached through such Third Party Site. BT is not responsible for the availability, content, or accuracy of other Web sites, services, or goods that may be linked to, or advertised on, the Service. If you decide to leave this site and access the Third Party Sites, you do so at your own risk and you should be aware that our terms and policies no longer govern.

You acknowledge that the Service is provided for information purposes only and is not intended for trading purposes. The Service may include certain information taken from stock exchanges, media websites and other sources from around the world. BT does not guarantee the sequence, accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the Service or any information, facts, views, opinions, statements or recommendations contained on this site.

8. Your Authority to Agree to these TACOS

You represent, warrant and covenant that you have the power and authority to enter into this agreement and that you are at least eighteen years old.

9. Termination

You may terminate the TACOS, with or without cause and at any time, by discontinuing your use of the Service and destroying all materials obtained from the Service. You agree that, without notice, BT may terminate the TACOS, or suspend your access to the Service, with or without cause at any time and effective immediately. The TACOS will terminate immediately without notice from BT if you, in BT’s sole discretion, fail to comply with any provision of the TACOS. BT shall not be liable to you or any third party for the termination or suspension of the Service, or any claims related to the termination or suspension of the Service.

10. Non-Turkmenistan Residents & Jurisdictional Issues

BT operates this site in Turkmenistan. BT makes no representation that the Service, including copyrights, trademarks, patents, and licensing arrangements, are appropriate or available for use in locations other than Turkmenistan. If you access this site from locations outside of Turkmenistan, you do so on your own initiative and at your own risk, and you are solely responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

This site is controlled and operated in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. BT makes no representation that materials in this site are appropriate or available for use in other locations.

11. Governing Law

The TACOS shall be governed in accordance with the laws of Turkmenistan. With respect to any disputes or claims not subject to arbitration, you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of Turkmenistan with respect to any legal proceedings that may arise in connection with the Service or from a dispute as to the interpretation or breach of the TACOS.

12. Entire Agreement

The TACOS and any other terms and conditions of service on this site, and its successor, constitute the entire agreement between you and BT, govern your use of the Service, and supersede all prior or contemporaneous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof. These TACOS may not be amended, nor any obligation waived, without BT’s written authorization.