Privacy Policy

  1. Data Privacy Principles and Utilization of Personal Data

    We, favprice, are pleased that you are visiting our website and we would like to provide you with some information about the collection, processing and use of personal data when using this website. favprice collects, processes and uses personal data exclusively according to this data privacy statement and within the scope of statutory authorization. If you need further information or have any questions about how favprice handles data privacy, please contact

  2. What is personal data?

    The meaning of “personal data” is defined in the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance, Cap 486 of the laws of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region ("PDPO"). The term "personal data" shall have the meaning ascribed to it by PDPO.

  3. General Information about Data Privacy

    Unless stated otherwise in the following sections, no personal data will be collected, processed or used while using this website.

    1. Contact

      By using the link “Contact us”, you can send us enquiries of a general nature. To process these data, we will collect your contact details (name and email address). We will store both these data and the correspondence transferred by us and use them exclusively for the purpose for which you transferred it to us and in order to improve our service.

    2. Connection information

      When you access our website, particular information is transmitted by a standard procedure, such as the IP address, type and version of the web browser used, the operating system used, the website where you came from and the time of visiting the website. As a rule, we will analyse these data only statistically in order to prevent errors and to improve our services. Only in the event of potential abuse related to bookings, we would use the connection information to facilitate the identification of the responsible person.

    3. Community

      If you decide to become active in the favprice Community, for instance by uploading photos or by creating texts such as reviews and descriptions, you will decide yourself which personal data will be visible to both favprice and all visitors of the platform. You may change these settings at any time. favprice will not disclose any personal data unless you have given us your explicit prior approval. The favprice user account and the information contained therein are encrypted with a password, so that the user alone can access such personal data. This user profile can be edited by the user at any time.

    4. Email Advertising

      If you have given your separate consent to receive our newsletter, your email address will be stored and used for the purpose of personal email advertising, until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. We employ the double opt-in method for the registration. In other words, after you have registered for the service and informed us of your e-mail address, you will receive an e-mail in return from us, containing a link that you must use to confirm your registration. Your registration and confirmation will be recorded. The newsletter will not be sent until this has been done. This procedure is used to ensure that only you yourself can register with the newsletter service under the specified e-mail address. It is possible to unsubscribe at any time. To unsubscribe, please send an email or use the corresponding link at the end of each email.

  4. Data Transmission

    As a search engine, favprice only search on relevant online store websites. In each case you enter into a contract with the relevant online store website and not with favprice. Data will be collected there directly by the third party. Please also note the relevant data privacy statement of the online store website.

    1. In certain cases, disclosure to national and international authorities and/or courts is required by law due to a prior administrative or court order. In these cases, the data are passed on in a manner complying with the legal requirements.
    2. Insofar as this is required in order to prevent illegal or potentially illegal acts, or to protect the rights, property or security of favprice, the website or users of the website, and to protect such in in a legally admissible manner.
    3. In relation with a business transaction, such as the sale of a branch or a department, a merger, the consolidation or sale of assets or, in the unlikely event of insolvency, we may pass on your data to the competent authorities, the appointed insolvency trustee and/or the potential transaction partner.
  5. Cookies

    The favprice website uses cookies. Cookies are text files saved on the user’s computer when visiting a website on the Internet. We use so called ‘session cookies’, which, depending on the settings in your browser, will be deleted when the browser is closed. We also use cookies that are used once a session is over (‘trans-session cookies’). These Cookies serve in particular to make our service more user-friendly and effective. Thanks to these files, it is possible, for instance, that you will be provided with information specifically tailored to your interests on the webpage currently being viewed. The sole purpose is to adjust our services to the users’ wishes as best as we can and to make for you the use of our website as convenient as possible. You can prevent the use of cookies by not permitting them in your browser. You can change the relevant settings in your browser.

  6. Facebook Connect

    We allow you to sign up and log in using your Facebook account. If you sign up using Facebook, Facebook will ask your permission to share certain information from your Facebook account with favprice. This may include your first name, last name, email address in order for us to verify your identity and gender, general location, a link to your Facebook profile, your timezone, birthday, profile picture, your “likes” and your list of friends. This information is collected by Facebook and is provided to us under the terms of Facebook’s privacy policy. You can control the information that we receive from Facebook using the privacy settings in your Facebook account. If you sign up to favprice using Facebook, your favprice account will be connected automatically to your Facebook account, and information regarding your activity on favprice, may be shared with Facebook and may be published in your timeline and your Facebook friends’ newsfeeds.

  7. Security

    favprice implements technical and organizational security measures to safeguard stored personal data against inadvertent or deliberate manipulation, loss or destruction and against access by unauthorized persons. Our security measures are continuously improved in line with technological progress.