Terms of Use

Overview

Welcome to NEOM!

These Terms of Use govern your access to and use of NEOM's Website.

 

The following additional terms, which are incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use, also apply to your use of our Website:

  1. our Privacy Policy, which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us; and
  2. our Cookie Policy, which sets out information about the cookies on our website.

 

By accessing or using our Website, you acknowledge and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use, including our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy, and you represent and warrant that you have the right, authority, and capacity to enter into these Terms of Use.

If you do not agree to all the provisions of these Terms of Use, you must not access or use our Website.

Definitions

In these Terms of Use the following definitions will have the following meanings:

Website: This website and all its pages and Content. 

NEOM: NEOM Company and any reference to "ourselves", "we", "our" and "us" shall hold the same meaning.

User: the person choosing to access the Website. Any reference to "you" and "your" shall include the same meaning.

Terms of Use: These terms and conditions, together with the documents referred to in them and any other policies or regulations on this Website (as updated from time to time).

Intellectual Property Rights: means (i) copyright, rights related to or affording protection similar to copyright, patents and rights in inventions, database rights and rights in trademarks, service marks, logos, get-up, rights in internet domain names and website addresses and other rights in trade names, designs, know-how, trade secrets and other proprietary rights confidential information (each such rights whether registered or unregistered); (ii) any registration of and applications for registration, and the right to apply for registration for any of the rights lists at (i) above that are capable of being registered in any country or jurisdiction; and (iii) all other rights having equivalent or similar effect in any country or jurisdiction.

Content: means any and all information, documents and materials on the Website and any text, software, database, format, graphic and written work, briefing, newsletter, press release, news item, guide, article, case report and any other material, document or html reproduction, whether on the Website or downloaded from it.

Changes to these Terms of Use

We reserve the right to amend, update or alter these Terms of Use at any time. Any such change shall take effect upon posting to this Website. Every time you wish to use our Website, please check this page to take note of any changes we have made. You are responsible at all times for complying with the current version of these Terms of Use. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of any changes to these Terms of Use constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Your access to and use of the Website

  1. NEOM grants Users the permission to visit the Website (including use the Contents) solely for non-commercial uses. By accessing the Website, you agree:
    1. To comply with all applicable laws and regulatory requirements relating to your use of this Website;
    2. To be responsible for all telecommunications charges relating to your use of this Website.
    3. The exception to the use of Website restriction in paragraph i) above, news reporters, journalists and correspondents can use the Content in accordance with the following conditions:
      • the purpose is genuinely for reporting NEOM events or promoting it;
      • the use of the Content is fair; and
      • the use of the Content is accompanied by sufficient acknowledgment.
  2. NEOM shall have the right to suspend, limit, or deny any User from accessing or using the Website or any portion of it at any time for any reason at its sole discretion (without providing any notices or justifications to such User), including for any use of the Website in violation if these Terms of Use.
  3. NEOM reserves the right (in its sole discretion) to suspend, discontinue or restrict the availability of the Website (or part thereof) for any reason or no reason at all.  NEOM will try to give you reasonable notice of any such suspension, discontinuation or restriction.  You agree that NEOM will not be liable to you or to any third party for any suspension, discontinuation or restriction of the Website or any part thereof.
  4. NEOM does not guarantee that the Website (including any Content) will always be available or uninterrupted.
  5. NEOM does not guarantee that the Website (including any Content) will always be free from errors or omissions.  NEOM reserves the right (in its sole discretion) from time to time to change the Website for any reason or no reason at all.  You agree that NEOM will not be liable to you or to any third party for any change to the Website or any part thereof.
  6. You acknowledge and agree that NEOM will have no obligation to provide you with any support or maintenance in connection with the Website.
  7. You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Website.  You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Website through your internet connection are aware of these Terms of Use and that they comply with them.
  8. Without prior approval and written permission, you may not create frames around webpages on the Website that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of the Website.

Intellectual Property Rights

  1. You acknowledge and agree that NEOM is the sole owner or the licensee of all Intellectual Property Rights in the Website, including in all the Content published on it and the selection or arrangement of such Content. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world.  All rights not expressly granted to you under these Terms of Use are reserved by NEOM (and/or its licensors).  NEOM’s status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of Content on the Website must always be acknowledged.
  2. NEOM hereby grants you a personal, limited, non-exclusive, revocable, non-sublicensable and non-transferable right to access and use the Website in accordance with these Terms of Use. Unless as otherwise expressly permitted in these Terms of Use, you must not:
    1. republish any material from the Website;
    2. sell, rent or sub-license material from the Website;
    3. reproduce, duplicate or copy material from the Website; or
    4. redistribute Content from the Website.
  3. You will not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
  4. If you breach any part of this section entitled ‘Intellectual Property Rights’, NEOM may (at its sole discretion) deny you access to the Website and you must, at NEOM’s option, return or destroy any copies of the materials that you have made. 
  5. You are solely responsible for obeying any and all applicable laws in any jurisdiction relating to the intellectual property rights in this Website.

Viruses

  1. NEOM will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, bug, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Website or to your downloading of any content on the Website, or on any website linked to the Website.
  2. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programs and platform in order to access the Website. You should use your own virus protection software.

Linking

  1. The following organizations may link to our Website without prior written approval provided that they do so in a way that is fair and legal, does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, and fits within the context of the organization’s site:
    1. government agencies;
    2. search engines;
    3. news organizations; and
    4. online directory distributors (which are permitted to link to our Website in the same manner as they hyperlink to the Websites of other organizations).
  2. The following organizations may link to our Website provided we have given our prior written approval and provided that they do so in a way that is fair and legal, does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, and the link is in the context of general resource information:
    1. accounting firms;
    2. law firms;
    3. consulting firms; and
    4. educational institutions.
  3. If you are acting for or on behalf of an accounting firm, a law firm, a consulting firm or an educational institution, in order to request approval to link to our Website, you can contact us by clicking the Contact link on our Website. When you contact us to request approval via this link, please include your name, your organization name, contact information as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Website, and a list of the URLs on our site to which you would like to link. We generally respond to such requests within 2-3 weeks of receipt.
  4. Any organization that is approved to link to our Website under this provision may link to our Website as follows:
    1. by use of our name; or
    2. by use of the URL being linked to; or
    3. by use of any other description of our Website being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the organization’s site.
  5. You must not use NEOM 's logo or any other artwork provided by NEOM for linking purposes without entering into a trademark license agreement with NEOM.
  6. We reserve the right to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Website. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Website upon request by us. We also reserve the right to amend these Terms of Use and it's linking policy at any time. By continuously linking to our Website, you agree to be bound to and follow these linking terms and conditions.

Third party links and resources on our Website

  1. Our Website may contain links and references to third-party web sites. The linked sites are not under the control of NEOM, and NEOM is not responsible for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. NEOM provides these links only as a convenience, and NEOM does not review, approve, monitor, endorse, warrant, or make any representations with respect to such links.
  2. If you find any link on our Website that is offensive for any reason, you are free to contact and inform us any moment. We will consider requests to remove links, but we are not obligated to or so or to respond to you directly.

No reliance on information

  1. The information on our Website is provided for general information purposes only and is not an advertisement. It is not intended to amount to advice (of any nature) on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialty advice before taking or refraining from any action on the basis of the content on our Website.
  2. This Website may include statements, opinions and advices of various information providers and NEOM does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information provided by any information provider, any User of this website or any other person or entity. Reliance upon any such advice, opinion, statement, or other information shall also be at the User's own risk.
  3. We make reasonable commercial efforts to update the information on our Website. However, we do not provide any representations, warranties or guarantees with respect to the completeness, truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any information published on our Website or the availability of the Website. All Materials provided on this Website are provided “as is", without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to the use of this Website.

Disclaimer

  1. NEOM disclaims all liability accordingly. Under no circumstances shall NEOM be liable for any loss, damage, liability or expense incurred or suffered that is claimed to have resulted from the use of this Website.
  2. In particular, we shall not be held responsible for any Content that appears on your Website. You agree to protect and defend us against all claims that arises on your Website. No link(s) should appear on any Website that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third party rights.

General

  1. Nothing on this Website shall be construed, whether directly or indirectly, express or implied as a waiver by NEOM of any provisions within these Terms of Use or any other policy or regulation on this Website.
  2. Nothing on this Website or else, whether directly or indirectly, express or implied, shall be construed to be a limitation or waiver of any privileges and immunities of NEOM or any of its members.
  3. Any delay in the exercise or non-exercise of any right shall not be construed as a waiver of that right. We shall have the right to exercise our rights as often as necessary. Our rights are cumulative and not exclusive of rights or remedies provided by law.
  4. No waiver by NEOM shall be construed valid unless issued by its duly authorized representative.
  5. If a provision on this Terms of Use is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any jurisdictions it shall not affect the legality, validity and enforceability in the said jurisdiction or any other jurisdiction of the remaining provisions.
  6. Nothing on this Website shall be construed to constitute a partnership between You and Us or constitute that one is an agent of the other for any reasons or purposes.
  7. That certain information that are related to You may be used for internal purposes including but not limited to statistical or analysis purposes. This information may include (addresses, Internet Protocols, navigation, software used during the accessibility, time spent on the Website).
  8. You will access its Contents solely for Your own private use; and not to copy, amend, reproduce or distribute the Content without obtaining Our prior written consent. You agree not to benefit commercially from the Website Content.
  9. To comply with all applicable laws and regulatory requirements relating to Your use of this Website and not to use this website to distribute any information or data in contravention of any regulation or legislation (including, but not limited to, regulation or legislation governing financial services, money laundering or anti-terrorism);
  10. If required and necessary should you need the usage of a third-party software to access this Website, you will obtain a license of such software at your expense (or the expense of your employer as the case may be).
  11. You acknowledge that we cannot guarantee that the Website will operate in accordance with your expectations or will be free of any error. We shall have the sole right with no restrictions to update the Website from time to time as we deem fit at our sole discretion.

Governing law

  1. Any dispute or claim of whatever nature between you and NEOM arising out of or in connection with this Website or its subject matter shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and requirements of the competent authority. Users of this Website do so on the basis that they thereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent court or authority in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the purpose of any such dispute or claim.

Feedback

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