By using any of the
websites (each a “Site”) operated by or for and
on behalf of ASTI Holdings Limited, Advanced Systems Automation Limited, Semiconductor Technologies & Instruments
Pte Ltd, VisionXtreme Pte. Ltd., Telford Industries Pte Ltd, Reel Service Limited, Microfits (Beijing) Technology Co., Ltd, Emerald Precision Engineering Sdn Bhd, and
any other related corporation of ASTI Holdings Limited (collectively
the “ASTI Group”) in any way, you agree to be
We may modify these Terms at any time at our sole discretion,
and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon
posting of the modified Terms. You agree to review the Terms
periodically to be aware of such modifications and your continued
access to or use of the Site shall be deemed your conclusive
acceptance of the modified Terms. The term “ASTI”
(or “we”, “our” and “us”)
includes all members, subsidiaries and affiliates of the ASTI
Group, their respective subsidiaries and affiliates, as well
as their successors and assigns.
1. Registration, Password, Security and Cookies
If any portion of the Site requires you to register
or open an account, you must provide us with accurate, complete
and updated registration information. You may also be asked
to choose a login name and a password. Please select a password
that would not be obvious to someone trying to guess your
You shall not disclose to any person your password and shall
not permit or authorize any person to use your login name
or password for any purpose whatsoever.
ASTI may treat any access to or use of the Site at any time
by the use of your login name and password as access to or
use of the Site by you, notwithstanding that it may have been
used by any other person without your knowledge or authority.
Upon learning that any person
has acquired knowledge of your password or has used your password
to access or use the Site or effect any transaction (whether
with or without your knowledge and consent), you shall
immediately notify ASTI thereof;
|at ASTI’s request, make a police report
|provide ASTI with any other information relating
thereto as ASTI may require; and
|immediately change the password
ASTI takes certain industry-accepted precautions
to secure the Site or portions thereof. However, you agree
that such precautions do not guarantee that use of the Site
is invulnerable to all security breaches, nor does ASTI
make any warranty, guarantee, or representation that use
of the Site is protected from all viruses, worms, Trojan
horses, and other vulnerabilities.
During your use of the Site, we may issue to and request
from your computer blocks of data known as “cookies”
to enable more convenient browsing when you revisit the
Site. A cookie is a type of data which is sent from the
Site to your Internet browser software, and is stored on
your computer. Storing cookies does not have any adverse
effect on your computer. You must not alter any cookies
sent to your computer from the Site and you must ensure
that your computer sends correct and accurate cookies in
response to any relevant request from the Site.
When you access the Site, we may collect the following
Anonymous web statistics collected as you browse the Site;
Personal information you knowingly
Some portions of the
Site may require that you provide your personal information.
Personal information refers to all and any information relating
to you (including, but not limited to your name, contact number,
email address and mailing address) obtained by us via your
access to or use of this Site.
We may use your personal information for planning, research,
design and marketing of services, rendering assistance to
law enforcement, government or regulatory agencies, or complying
with any applicable laws or any order of court.
Any information disclosed in the public areas of the Site
(such as message boards and forums) becomes public information.
You should exercise caution when disclosing your personal
information in this way.
3. Content and Related User Conduct
You understand that you are responsible for any content
that you post or transmit on or through the Site.
You agree not to cause, nor knowingly allow others to cause,
any nuisance, annoyance, or inconvenience, whether to ASTI
or any of its customers or users of the Site by any means.
You agree to use the Site in a manner consistent with all
applicable laws and regulations. Specifically, you will not
use the Site to post, transmit, distribute, link to, or solicit
contains any advertising and promotional
||violates or infringes any laws, regulatory
requirements or codes applicable in Singapore;
infringes or violates any copyright,
trademark or any other intellectual property, personal or proprietary
rights of any person, or violates any obligation of confidence
or any other proprietary right;
||contains any obscene, offensive,
defamatory or otherwise actionable material;
undermines the security or integrity
of the Site, including without limitation by importing any viruses,
Trojan horses, time bombs or other disabling devices intended
to detrimentally interfere, damage, surreptitiously intercept
or expropriate such equipment, systems or networks;
||contains any errors, whether technical
or otherwise; or
||contains any material in any form
that would otherwise render ASTI liable or expose ASTI to any
You may not use any robot, spider,
or other automatic or manual device or process to monitor
or copy our web pages or any portion of the content contained
herein without ASTI ’s express written permission.
You may not use any device, software or routine to interfere
or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site,
or to impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load
on the servers serving the Site.
ASTI shall have the right (but not the obligation) in its
sole discretion to monitor, refuse or remove any content that
is available via the Site. Without limiting the foregoing,
ASTI shall have the right to remove any content that violates
these Terms or is otherwise objectionable.
4. Content Posted Or Submitted To ASTI
You agree to grant to ASTI a non-exclusive,
royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual license, with the right
to sublicense, reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative
works of, publicly display and publicly perform any materials
and other information (including, without limitation, ideas
contained therein for new or improved products and services)
you submit to public areas of the Site (such as message
boards, forums, member profiles, yellow pages, job folders
or other features that allow users to post information that
will be accessible by the public or the user population
generally) by all means and in any media now known or hereafter
developed. You also grant to ASTI the right (though
you acknowledge and agree that ASTI shall not be so
obliged) to use your name in connection with the submitted
materials and other information as well as in connection
with all advertising, marketing and promotional material
related thereto. You agree that you shall have no recourse
against ASTI for any alleged or actual infringement
or misappropriation of any proprietary right in your communications
Except for any personal, individually identifying information
which we have agreed to keep confidential, any feedback,
data, answers, questions, comments, suggestions, plans,
ideas or the like that you send to us via the Site, via
email or otherwise, will be treated as being non-confidential
and non-proprietary. We assume no obligation to protect
such information from disclosure and will be free to reproduce,
use, and distribute the information to others without restriction.
We will also be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how
or techniques contained in information that you send us
for any purpose whatsoever including but not limited to
developing, manufacturing and marketing products and services
incorporating such information.
5. Postings by Third Parties and Hyperlinks to Third
This Site contains hyperlinks to other websites
which are neither maintained nor controlled by ASTI, or
may contain content posted on or via the Site by third parties.
Therefore, ASTI shall not be responsible for any errors
or omissions in any content in the Site, or the content,
products or services of any hyperlinked website or any hyperlink
contained in a hyperlinked web site, nor for the privacy
and security practices employed by these other website,
and shall not be liable for any loss or damage of any kind
incurred as a result of the use of any content posted or
contained in e-mails or otherwise transmitted or displayed
via the Site, or arising from access to those websites.
Use of the Site and any hyperlinks and access to such hyperlinked
websites are entirely at your own risk.
You acknowledge that ASTI has no control over and excludes
all liability for any material on the Internet which can
be accessed by using the Site. Neither can we be deemed
to have endorsed the content.
6. Hyperlinks from Third Party Websites
You agree that caching, hyper-linking to, and framing
of the Site or any of the contents are strictly prohibited.
ASTI reserves all rights to disable any links to, or frames
of any site containing inappropriate, profane, defamatory,
infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topics, names,
material or information, or material or information that
violates any written law, any applicable intellectual property,
proprietary, privacy or publicity rights.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless
ASTI, its directors, officers, employees, suppliers, licensors,
agents, and any third party content providers, from and
against any losses, damages, claims, costs, expenses, demands,
and actions, due to or arising out of your use of the Site,
your access or connection to the Site, your violation of
these Terms, or your violation of any rights of another.
These obligations will survive any termination of your relationship
with ASTI or your use of the Site. ASTI reserves the right
to assume the defense and control of any matter subject
to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate
with ASTI in asserting any available defenses.
8. Disclaimer of Warranties
You expressly understand and agree that:
8.1 You assume total responsibility and risk for your use
of the Site and the Internet. ASTI does not make any express
or implied warranties, representations or endorsements whatsoever
(including without limitation warranties of title or non-infringement,
or the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness
for a particular purpose) with regard to the Site, any merchandise,
information or service provided through the Site or on the
Internet generally, and ASTI shall not be liable for any
cost or damage arising either directly or indirectly from
any such transaction. The Site and any software made available
on the Site are provided on an "as is, as available"
8.2 ASTI makes no warranty that (i) the Site will meet your
requirements or will always be accessible, (ii) the Site
will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, error-free or free
from computer virus or other invasive or damaging code,
(iii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the
Site will be accurate or reliable, (iv) the quality of any
products, services, information, or other material purchased
or obtained by you through the Site will meet your expectations,
and (v) any errors in the Site will be corrected.
8.3 Any content downloaded, uploaded or otherwise obtained
through the use of the Site is done at your own discretion
and risk. It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the
accuracy, completeness and usefulness of all opinions, advice,
services, merchandise and other information provided through
the Site or on the Internet generally.
9. Limitation of Liability
ASTI does not assume any legal liability or responsibility
for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information,
apparatus, product or process disclosed on the Site or other
contents accessible from the Site. In no event shall ASTI
be liable for any incidental, consequential, direct, indirect
or any losses or damages whatsoever (including, but not
limited to, loss or corruption of data, loss of profits,
goodwill, bargain or opportunity or loss of anticipated
savings, or business interruption, or any other loss, whether
in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action),
arising out of or in connection with the use of or inability
to use the Site, delays, inaccuracies or errors in the information
or in the transmission of the Site, or any information or
transactions provided on or over the Site or downloaded
or hyperlinked from the Site, or performance of the contents
on this Site, even if ASTI has been advised of the possibility
of such damages.
If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the Site, or
with any of the Terms, your sole and exclusive remedy is
to discontinue using the Site.
10. Intellectual Property Rights
Content (including, but not limited to, information,
communications, software, images and sounds contained on
or available through the Site) is provided by ASTI, its
content providers and third parties licensors. The intellectual
property rights to or over the contents contained in each
Site belong to ASTI, its content providers and/or third
parties licensors. All rights are reserved. The contents
of the Site cannot be reproduced, modified, transferred,
distributed, republished, downloaded, posted or transmitted
in any form or by any means including but not limited to
electronic, mechanical photocopying or recording without
the prior written permission of ASTI. You agree that the
material and content contained within or provided by the
Site is for your own personal use only and may not be used
for commercial purposes or distributed commercially.
Your access to or use of the Site should not be construed
as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any
license or right to use the trademarks, tradenames, logos
or service marks appearing on the Site without ASTI
’s prior written consent. You may not, without ASTI’s
prior written consent, use any of such trademarks, tradenames,
logos or service marks as a hyperlink to the Site or any
You may not modify, translate, decompile, disassemble, reverse
engineer or otherwise attempt to derive the source code
for the computer systems and other technology that operate
the Site or create derivative works based on the Site. For
purposes of these Terms, "reverse engineering"
shall include the examination or analysis of the Site to
determine the source code, structure, organization, internal
design, algorithms or encryption devices of the Site’s
Your access to or use of the Site, as well as these
Terms shall be governed by, and construed in accordance
with Singapore laws and you agree to submit to the exclusive
jurisdiction of the Singapore courts.
ASTI’s failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance
of any provision of these Terms shall not be construed as
a waiver of any provision or right.
If any part of these Terms is held to be unenforceable,
the unenforceable part shall be given effect to the greatest
extent possible and the remainder will remain in full force
These Terms are for the benefit of ASTI and its directors,
officers, employees, suppliers, licensors, agents, and any
third party content providers to the Site. Each of these
individuals or entities shall have the right to assert and
enforce those provisions directly against you on its own