T&C Policy

Welcome to Niugini Blue, by purchasing e-magazines from Niugini Blue you are bound by the Conditions of Sale and General Terms as set out below, and we recommend you also read our Privacy Policy which explains how we use your information.

Definitions

In this Agreement the following words and expressions shall have the following meanings:-

  • “Niugini Blue” means Niugini Blue magazine, a brand and product of Pacific Islands Publishing, which is a division of Moore Business Systems (PNG) Limited, registered in Papua New Guinea.
  • “E-magazines” means any intangible digital product or service sold and delivered by “Niugini Blue” in the form of a one-off or recurring subscription payment.
  • “Store” means any web based service operated by “Niugini Blue” for the purposes of marketing and retailing e-magazines.
  • “Customer” means you the person purchasing “E-magazines” from “Niugini Blue”
  • “Author” means the person that has the Intellectual Property rights or rights to sell the “E-magazines” via the “Store”
  • Words denoting the singular shall include the plural and vice versa and words denoting any gender shall include all genders.
  • The headings of the paragraphs of this Agreement are inserted for convenience of reference only and are not intended to be part of or to affect the meaning or interpretation of this Agreement.

Conditions of Sale

Introduction

These Conditions of Sale govern the sale of “E-magazines” by “Niugini Blue” to the “Customer”.

  1. The Contract

When you purchase “E-magazines” from “Niugini Blue” via any of our “Store” venues you will be required to click the “I Agree” tick box to complete the order. By clicking the “I Agree” tick box you are accepting these terms and conditions of sale. The contract for the purchase of any “E-magazines” will be between the “Customer” and “Niugini Blue” and will only be formed when “Niugini Blue” make the “E-magazines” available for download or provide access to a subscription service, and we have received payment in full for the “E-magazines”. Until we make the “E-magazines” available for download or provide access to a subscription service and receive payment in full there is no contract between the “Customer” and “Niugini Blue” for the “E-magazines”. “Niugini Blue” reserves the right, at our sole discretion to reject any order we receive. By placing an order with “Niugini Blue” you agree you are:-

  • legally capable of entering into binding contracts
  • over 18 years of age and have read and understand these terms of sale, or if under the age of 18have read them together with your parent and/or guardian who has explained these conditions of sale to you so that you fully understand them
  1. Cancellation and Refunds

By purchasing “E-magazines” from “Niugini Blue” who are based in Papua New Guinea (PNG) the “Customer” is also bound by PNG Consumer Products Regulations.

All sales of “E-magazines” are final. Refunds for any “E-magazines” sold by “Niugini Blue” will only be considered for a refund if any of the following conditions apply:-

  • The “E-magazines” were incorrectly described on the “Store”
  • The “E-magazines” are proven to be defective

All refunds will only be issued to the transaction ID related to the sale of the “E-magazines”.

2.1 Subscriptions

“E-magazines” sold via a recurring daily, weekly, monthly or yearly payment can be cancelled at anytime by accessing the download link in the receipt email and clicking ‘manage subscription’. “Niugini Blue” will not provide the “Customer” with a refund for a cancellation that is part-way through a billing period. In the event that a recurring payment fails due to an expired credit or debit card “Niugini Blue” reserves the right to suspend access to the service whilst payment details are updated or the subscription is cancelled. “Customer”‘s can update the credit or debit card used to pay for their subscription by accessing the download link in the receipt email and clicking ‘manage subscription’.

  1. Price and Payment

The price of any “E-magazines” will be as quoted on the “Store” at the then current time, except in the case of an obvious error. This price will include legally applicable GST (Goods & Services Tax) that “Niugini Blue” are liable to pay to the Internal Revenue Commission of Papua New Guinea. The “Customer” agrees they cannot claim exemption from the GST component no matter in which country the “Customer” is based. We will not accept any offers for “E-magazines” other than at the then current price. Payment for all “E-magazines” is processed securely by various third party payment gateway services and will be handled in the currency advertised on the “Store”.

3.1 Subscriptions

For “E-magazines” sold via a recurring daily, weekly, monthly or yearly payment you herby authorise “Niugini Blue” to charge your credit or debit card in future based on the billing period advertised. Where the recurring payment date does not recur in a particular period (e.g., 31 January, but there is no 31 February), the “Customer” will be charged on the closest preceding date to the payment date (e.g., 28 February) for that period.

  1. Delivery

“E-magazines” are delivered to the “Customer” by a choice of methods:-

  • via download to the “Customer”‘s personal desktop computer
  • via download to the “Customer”‘s personal mobile device, either directly or using our optional free iOS download app if using an Apple device
  • via transfer to the “Customer”‘sDropbox account

You hereby agree to download “E-magazines” for private, non-commercial use only and that you will not copy, redistribute, transmit, assign, sell, broadcast, rent, share, lend, modify, adapt, edit, sub-license or transfer the “E-magazines” to anyone else. Nothing in these conditions of sale grants the “Customer” any rights other than those expressly set out herein. These terms do not grant the “Customer” any rights in relation to the synchronisation, public performance, promotional use, commercial sale, resale, reproduction, distribution or commercial exploitation of any “E-magazines”. Any breaches of these terms will be pursued to the full extent of the law. Some “E-magazines” sold by “Niugini Blue” may contain additional licensing terms or terms of use within the download which the “Customer” hereby agrees to abide by.

4.1 Subscriptions

When purchasing “E-magazines” in the form of a subscription service the “Customer” will be emailed access details upon receipt of payment in full for the first subscription period, be that daily, weekly, monthly or yearly. Access to the service will continue until either cancelled by the “Customer” or “Niugini Blue”.

  1. Customer Requirements

In order for the “Customer” to access the “E-magazines” the “Customer” is required to have:-

  • an internet connection
  • a personal desktop computer or mobile device capable of opening the “E-magazines”
  1. Email Communications

In the process of purchasing “E-magazines” from “Niugini Blue” the “Customer” email address will be subscribed to the “Niugini Blue” general email list. One of purchases or subscriptions are opt-in meaning the “Customer” will receive an opt-in email after the sale asking then to opt-in to receive future promotional emails. “Niugini Blue” also use the “Customer” email address to issue a one time ‘Order Receipt’ email to upon receipt of a successful order or payment.

General Terms

Force Majeure

Neither party shall be liable for any delay or failure to perform any of its obligations if the delay or failure results from events or circumstances outside its reasonable control, including but not limited to acts of God, strikes, lock outs, accidents, war, fire, the act or omission of government, highway authorities or any telecommunications carrier, operator or administration or other competent authority, the act or omission of any Internet Service Provider, or the delay or failure in manufacture, production, or supply by third parties of equipment or services, and the party shall be entitled to a reasonable extension of its obligations after notifying the other party of the nature and extent of such events.

Severance

If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any Court of competent jurisdiction such provision shall be severed and the remainder of the provisions hereof shall continue in full force and effect as if this Agreement had been agreed with the invalid illegal or unenforceable provision eliminated.

Entire Agreement

This Agreement contains the entire Agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter and supersedes any previous agreements, arrangements, undertakings or proposals, oral or written. This Agreement may be updated without notice.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and the parties hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

Privacy Policy

To protect your privacy we will not distribute any of your details to third parties other than as already described in section 6 of the Conditions of Sale, unless required to do so by law. “Niugini Blue” is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using the “Store”, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. “Niugini Blue” may change this policy by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

What we collect and how we use the data

We will collect the following information when you purchase “E-magazines” from the “Store”:-

  • Your full name, we use this to identify you in Order Receipt emails and the “Author” may require it to ship a counterpart physical product to you.
  • Your email address, we use this to communicate to the “Customer”.
  • Your country of residence, we need this to accurately determine what VAT to apply to your order.
  • Your address if required to do so for VAT purposes, or if the “Author” requires it to ship a counterpart physical product to you.
  • Your IP address, this is required for VAT purposes to help establish your country of residence.
  • Your computer or mobile devices OS and Browser, we use this information to better serve content to Customers.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect and deliver online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. “Niugini Blue” utilizes cookies to track items added to the “Customer” shopping cart.