Welcome to the “www.engiecofely-me.com” website, and Engie Cofely subsidiaries and affiliates (hereinafter the “Website”). This Website is the property of Engie Cofely, a limited liability company registered in the UAE.

Please read these terms of use (hereinafter the “Terms”), and any special terms stated on the pages of the Website, which govern your use of the “www.engiecofely-me.com” Website.

These Terms cover your rights and legal responsibilities and become applicable as soon as you start to use this Website.

This Website is available to you free of charge (except for Internet connection costs) for your personal use, subject to compliance with the Terms set out below.

By accessing, visiting and/or using this Website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by these Terms, and that you undertake to comply with all relevant laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these Terms, please do not use this Website.

You undertake to access the information provided on this Website exclusively for personal and non-commercial use. You may only use the Website for legitimate purposes. It may not be used or misappropriated for purposes contrary to Public Order and Morality.

The content of these Terms of use may change. We therefore advise you to read them regularly.

1.Nature of Information

ENGIE COFELY and its subsidiaries and affiliates have created the websites for the personal use of their visitors. ENGIE COFELY makes every effort to ensure that information available on the websites is accurate and updated and ENGIE COFELY reserves the right to modify the websites contents at any time without prior notice. however, ENGIE COFELY cannot fully guarantee that any and all such information made available on the websites is accurate, precise, updated or exhaustive. you assume the entire risk of relying on this information. Consequently, ENGIE COFELY may not be held responsible for:

  • Any imprecision, inaccuracy or omission in the information presented on the websites;
  • Any damage resulting from fraudulent intrusion by a third party leading to the modification of the information or materials provided on the websites;
  • Generally, any damage, direct or indirect, regardless of its cause, origin, nature or consequences, even in cases where ENGIE COFELY would have been aware of the foreseeability of such damage, whether such damage results from (i) access to or inability to access the websites, (ii) use of the websites, including any damage or virus which may affect your computer system or any other element, and/or (iii) credit given to any information provided directly or indirectly on the websites.

The information on the websites and all other sites is provided “as is”, without any kind of warranty, whether express or implied. ENGIE COFELY does not offer any express or implied warranty relative without limitation to their merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
ENGIE COFELY categorically rejects any interpretation which tends to assimilate the content of the websites, whether listed or non-listed, of ENGIE COFELY, or any one of its direct or indirect subsidiaries or affiliate companies. Member companies of ENGIE COFELY have their own legal existence and have independent legal personality, but on this site the terms “ENGIE COFELY ”, or “we/us”, are sometimes used to designate all ENGIE COFELY companies or when there is no need to identify a particular company of ENGIE COFELY.

2.Intellectual property

The Website is fully subject to UAE, GCC, European, and other international laws on copyright, trademarks and, in general, on intellectual property.

The ENGIE COFELY trademarks and logos (semi-figurative trademarks) shown on the Website are registered trademarks. Any full or partial reproduction or representation, alone or in company with other elements, without the prior express written authorisation of ENGIE COFELY is strictly forbidden.

The general structure, software, texts, images, videos, sounds, know-how, animations, and more generally all information and content shown on the Website, are the property of ENGIE COFELY or are subject to rights of use or exploitation. These elements are subject to copyright law.

Any full or partial representation, modification, reproduction, distortion, of all or part of the Website or its contents, by any procedure whatsoever and in any medium whatsoever, constitutes an infringement sanctioned by Intellectual Property laws this includes UAE Federal laws, European and International laws.

These Terms do not grant you any licence for the use of trademarks, logos or photographs belonging to ENGIE COFELY.

Any databases appearing on the Website are protected by the legal provisions for the protection of databases. In this respect, ENGIE COFELY expressly prohibits any re-use, reproduction or extraction of elements of these databases. The user shall be held liable for any such reuse, reproduction or extraction.

ENGIE COFELY reserves the right to delete immediately and without prior notice any content – message, text, image or graphic that contravenes the laws and regulations in force and particularly the regulations specified above.

If you wish to use some of the Website content (text, image, etc), you must obtain prior express written authorisation from ENGIE COFELY, by writing to sending an e-mail to the webmaster.

2.1. Copyright

All information available on the websites (documents contained on the website and all elements created for the website) are the property of ENGIE COFELY or its subsidiaries and affiliates and are governed by copyright laws at the time they are made available to the public on the website. Copies of documents contained on the websites can only be made for information purposes, and solely for strictly private use. No licence and no right other than the right of website viewing is granted to any person in respect of intellectual property rights. Reproduction of website documents is authorized solely for informative purposes and for personal, private use: any reproduction and any use of copies made for other purposes is expressly forbidden.

2.2. Protected names

Except as otherwise indicated, all corporate names, logos, and registered® and trademark™ services or products mentioned in this site belong to ENGIE COFELY. They may not be used without the prior written agreement of ENGIE COFELY.

2.3.  Respect for privacy

As a user of the Website, you are bound by the relevant laws of the UAE, European and international law on privacy, data protection and freedom of information. Infringement of this law is a criminal offence.

In particular, you must refrain from compiling and using in any fraudulent manner any personal data you obtain, and from any action likely to damage the privacy, reputation, esteem, image or sensitivity, of any individual or corporation, and notably of ENGIE COFELY, by avoiding any defamatory, provocative, malicious or threatening comments, messages or texts on any medium.

3.Personal information

In order to meet your needs while you are browsing the Website, ENGIE COFELY may collect personal information about you, which is processed by electronic methods (some information, which is marked with an asterisk, is mandatory).

You are responsible for checking that the information that you provide through this Website is accurate and complete. So that we can deal with your requests correctly, please inform us immediately of any change to the information you have provided.

The information collected is exclusively for the use of ENGIE COFELY, which is authorised by these Terms of Use, unless opposed by you for legitimate reasons, to store and use them in order to inform you about its services.

ENGIE COFELY may also pass this information to other companies in its Group, to its affiliates, its insurers, auditors, and to other third parties, but only for the purpose of administration or prospecting, unless opposed by you.

Information collected from ENGIE COFELY website may also be shared with third party who will be maintaining the website.

The Website is not intended to receive any confidential information which you may submit. Consequently, and with the exception of the personal data outlined above, any information (documents, data, graphics, questions, suggestions, concepts, remarks or other) which you communicate on the Website will in no way be deemed confidential. As a result, your decision to communicate that information to us entitles us to use, reproduce, post, modify or forward it, in order to process your request.

  • Personal data we collect from other sources. We collect personal data from other sources including other websites and third-parties and where we operate ENGIE COFELY account on third-party platforms: For example, when you use the “like” functionality on Facebook or the +1 functionality on social media sites such as Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, or Youtube . Additionally, we receive information about you and other visitors’ interactions with our marketing to measure whether our marketing is relevant and successful. We also collect information about you and your activities from a third-party data enrichment provider.
  • For enquiries we may collect your name, telephone, and email and your preferred means of communication. We may also collect your enquiry information and responses.
  • For Career Services, we may collect the following types of information about you as a potential candidate: name, address, telephone number, email address, resume information (employment history, education, professional credentials, memberships in professional organisations, skills, etc.), citizenship, information from former employers and other references, and additional information to the extent we have acquired or you have provided us with such information. As permitted by applicable laws, we obtain background verification information.

4.Hyperlinks

ENGIE COFELY may not be held liable for hyperlinks to other websites, and particularly for the content of those websites.

ENGIE COFELY is not liable for hyperlinks from other sites to this Website and no such links may be set up without its prior written authorisation.

Hyperlinks to other websites as a user of the website you are bound by the relevant laws of each website this includes ENGIE Group, and other Social Media links. The User will be bound to the Terms & Conditions of these websites.

In no event will ENGIE COFELY be responsible for the content of the sites it links to. These links are made available as a service to users of ENGIE COFELY websites, and links to ENGIE COFELY social media accounts. The decision to activate a link rests with each visitor. Furthermore, it is each visitor’s responsibility to take the necessary precautions to prevent the websites being contaminated, including by any “viruses”.

5.Limitation of liability and guarantees

As a user of the Website, you acknowledge that you have the necessary skills and means to access and use this Website.

ENGIE COFELY and its contributors make every effort to ensure that the information provided on this Website is accurate and up to date, reserving the right to modify the content at any time and without notice. However, they cannot guarantee that this information is complete, or that it has not been modified by a third party (hacking, virus, etc.). ENGIE COFELY and its contributors also accept no liability (direct or indirect) in the event of delay, error or omission with regard to the contents and use of these pages and in the event of the service being interrupted or unavailable.

You agree that you have been informed that the Website is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except in the event of force majeure, server problems, problems caused by the telecommunications network infrastructures or other technical difficulties. ENGIE COFELY may occasionally shut down its Website for maintenance purposes. In this case, it will make every effort to notify users in advance.

ENGIE COFELY is not responsible for delays, operating problems or incompatibility between the Website and files, your browser or any other programme used for access to the Website.

ENGIE COFELY may under no circumstances be held liable for any direct or indirect damage resulting from or subsequent to third-party distribution of a virus by means of our Website, which may infect your computer system following connection to this Website, use of this Website or browsing on this Website. Likewise, ENGIE COFELY may not be held liable for any material or consequential damage (including but not limited to technical failure, disclosure of confidential documents and data loss), or for any other indirect damage, arising from or associated with the use of the Website.

ENGIE COFELY makes every possible effort to ensure that the information provided on the Website is accurate and up-to-date and reserves the right to correct the content at any time and without prior notice. However, ENGIE COFELY and its contributors make no undertaking and assume no liability, under any circumstances whatsoever, with regard to the relevance, continuity, accuracy, absence of errors, veracity, timeliness, fair and commercial nature, quality, validity and availability of the information contained in this Website. Each Internet user shall be fully responsible for the risks incurred by giving credence to this information. Incorrect information or omissions may be encountered arising from typographical or formatting errors. If you find any such errors, please inform us so that we can make the relevant corrections.

The information on the Website is provided “as seen”, without guarantee of any kind, whether implied or explicit.

ENGIE COFELY reserves the right to modify any content of the Website at its sole discretion. Pursuant to its policy of updating and improving the Website, ENGIE COFELY may decide to modify these Terms.

Any dated information published on the Website is valid exclusively for the specified date.

Users are also reminded that the confidentiality of correspondence cannot be guaranteed on the network and that every Internet user is responsible for taking all appropriate measures to protect their own data and/or software from contamination by any viruses that may be circulating on the Internet.

The Website includes links to other ENGIE COFELY websites or ENGIE COFELY Group companies likely to have their own legal Terms & Conditions, which should be read and complied with.

6.Cookies

When logging on to the Website, you may be informed that a cookie will automatically be installed on your browser software. This is a block of data that is not used for identification purposes but for recording information about your browsing on the Website. It is used to analyse activity, measure interest, etc., and otherwise to improve the quality of the Website.

You can set your browser software to inform you of the presence of a cookie and to refuse it if you wish.

7.Use of Cookies

When you visit this Website, a session ID cookie may be automatically installed and temporarily stored on your hard drive to facilitate your browsing of the Site. Once the session ends, the cookie is destroyed. A cookie is a small randomly generated text file that a Website transfers to an individual’s computer hard drive to help facilitate his or her browsing, streamline registration procedures or assist in the measurement of visitors to the Site. By definition, a cookie does not enable us to identify those who visit our Site.

Social plug-ins or share buttons on social networks may, subject to your consent, be present on our site to allow you to share content from our website on social networks, let people know what you have seen on this site or voice your opinion concerning the website’s content (social plug-ins include, “like”, “share” etc”).

The mere presence of social plug-ins on a site – whether or not you are a user of social networks – may result in cookies being stored on your hard drive that track your browsing activities and identify your interests.

We have no control over the process used by social networks to collect information about your visit to our site.

The generation and use of cookies by third parties is subject to their own privacy policies. Before deciding to utilize these social plug-ins or networks, we suggest that you read the third-party policy statements to learn how they will use such cookies, including for advertising purposes, and the kind of browsing information that may be collected through dedicated plug-ins. These privacy policies should enable you to make decisions concerning social networks, including about privacy settings for each account you have on these networks.

If desired, you can refuse having cookies stored on your computer by adjusting the privacy settings in your web browser.

Moreover, to analyse your preferences and subject to your consent, web beacons may be included by third party in some of our articles and messages to identify the pages viewed, record display frequency and the number of visitors, analyse traffic patterns and generate statistics for the most popular content.

Finally, audio and video recordings, podcasts, webcasts are available through third-party services. During your possible accesses and subject to your consent, this third-parties may set cookies on your hard drive to help us identify the most popular content.

By continuing to browse on this site, you agree and consent to the use of third-party cookies on our site. You can revoke this consent at any time.

8.Cautionary statement on forward-looking data

The Website may contain certain information that does not rely on historical facts and that makes statements about the future, including – but not limited to – statements that are predictions of future events, trends, plans or objectives. Such statements are based on the current views and assumptions of management and are subject to significant risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements (or from past results). Additional information regarding these risks and uncertainties is set out in the documents filed by ENGIE COFELY with the relevant authorities. Forward-looking statements represent predictions made on a certain date, and ENGIE COFELY makes no undertaking to update or revise them, whether in response to new information, future events or for any other reason.

9.General clauses

Any assignment or other transfer of the rights granted under these conditions is strictly forbidden.

If, for any reason whatsoever, a competent court were to rule that a provision of these Terms is invalid, the invalidity of that provision will not in any way affect the validity of the remaining Terms, which will remain in force.

Failure by one of the parties to exercise a right or to institute legal proceedings under the terms of these Terms shall not be deemed to be a waiver of such a right or such proceedings.

The Website is subject to United Arab Emirates laws, European and International laws. These Terms will be governed by and interpreted in accordance with UAE Law, European and international laws.

We would advise you to consult these terms regularly, as they may be modified from time to time and without warning.

Website Terms and Conditions drafted on 26 November 2019.