The Bangkok Post Public Company Limited, the owner, the advertiser, the service operator and the webmaster of www.bangkokpost.com website, welcomes you to our website, mobile applications services and other services under our brand (hereinafter called the “Service”). You hereby acknowledge that once you access to the website or use any Service of the company whether via personal computer, a mobile device or any other technologies or devices currently known or hereafter developed or discovered, you agree and accept to abide by all of the following terms and conditions of use of our Service strictly.
You agree and accept that all Content, logos, any part of the Service which include, but are not limited to copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names, databases, trade secrets, patents, know-how, ideas, concepts, source codes and any intellectual property on the Service are legally protected by the intellectual property law of Thailand, and are proprietary right, copyright, rights and properties of the company. You are not authorized to copy, adapt, reproduce, publish, forge, sell, distribute, rent, lease or otherwise use for any commercial or other unlawful interests or purposes or to act otherwise, whether in any manner, to the said intellectual properties or any part thereof without our prior written consent. If any person or entity breaches such restriction, we reserve the right to promptly take legal action against any wrongdoer without providing a notice.
Content on the Service made by the company are collected from various sources purpose to provide information, knowledge and advantage to users, and to report news as the media. We use our best effort to regularly collect correct and up-to-date information used for providing the Content. However, we make no representations or warranties of any kind that our Content published or posted on our Service are reliable, correct and update. You agree and accept that we work as a medium to provide news content and Content to users only, and we are unable to monitor and control all Content published or posted on the Service. Accordingly, we provide the Service without representations or warranties of any kind, including without limitation to the warranties that any Service of the company which includes the website, Content and other Services will (a) perpetually post or publish at any time (b) correct, complete, free of defects or faults, or merchantable for your particular purpose (c) appropriate for ordinary persons, (d) non-infringement of any right, (e) uninterrupted, (f) non-delay and (g) otherwise. You are borne to the entire risks from the use of the Service.
We are a member of the "Society for Online News Providers" (SONP). The formation is aimed primarily at protecting the proprietary material of online news providers. SONP policy states that RSS feeds are the proper way for other websites to receive news content from online news providers. We have introduced official RSS feeds to any RSS feed user who may be web publishers, Webmasters, website owners and any person to use such RSS feeds to republish news content from our website on his websites. As all news contents contained in our website is copyright protected; therefore we authorize to use our news content by using RSS feeds method under the following terms and conditions;
Our Service contains links to websites and services of other service providers. Once you leave our Service, we are no longer responsible for the Content and any Service and terms and conditions of use of those other service providers even if they cooperate with us to provide the Service or use our name. In addition, we are not responsible for any loss or damage caused by websites and services of those other service providers such as any loss or damage caused by viruses or unwanted programs of websites and services of those other service providers. Each service provider has different terms and conditions of use, we encourage you to read terms and conditions of use of that other service providers.
We reserve the rights to change, amend, modify, add and improve these terms and conditions of use without prior notice by posting new terms and conditions of use, and shall be deemed that any user who continues to access to the website or use any Service hereby agree implicitly to abide by such change, amendment, modification, addition and improvement.
You acknowledge that any Content and the Service are automatically processed by the computer which is beyond our reasonable control. We cannot monitor all Content published or transmitted over the Service. Accordingly, if you have encountered problems or have been damaged caused by any Content or the Service, or by the infringement of rights or intellectual property rights published or transmitted via the Service, or by the infringement of any terms and conditions of use, we ask you to follow our dispute resolution policy as follows:
When we have received such claim, we will initiate resolving the claim within 15 working days from the receiving date of such claim letter; provided however that the claim letter must be completely filled with the description specified above.
Since we need time to review and further investigate the facts and claim, you agree that during such process, you will not take legal proceeding against the company and you agree to waive your right to prosecute civil and/or criminal lawsuit against the company. In addition, you agree to disclaim the company to be responsible or liable for any delay or damage arising out of the company’s dispute resolution process.
In the event of any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or relating to the use of the Service of the company, you agree that such dispute, controversy and claim shall be governed by the Kingdom of Thailand laws and settled by Thai courts.