TERMS & CONDITIONS

ARTICLE 1: ORGANIZER

 

The Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC), a non-profit agency under the Ministry of Primary Industries of Malaysia, is organizing an online contest with no purchase required from Jan 8th – Dec 31st, 2019.

 

ARTICLE 2: THE CONTEST

This online contest is part of the LoveMyPalmOil campaign organized by MPOC throughout 2019 to encourage the general public to learn about Malaysian Palm Oil, its uses & versatility and attributes to health, and sustainable development. The contest can be accessed via the following:

  

ARTICLE 3: CONTEST ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • The contest is open to all. The participants must also be 7 years old or older.

  • Directors, officers and employees of MPOC as well as their affiliates, subsidiaries and joint-venture partners and immediate families are not eligible to participate in this contest.

  • Participation in the contest supposes unreserved acceptance of the present rules and all their provisions, as well as of all laws and regulations applicable to free contests. Failure to abide by the conditions set forth in these rules will result in automatic disqualification of the participant. Any attempt to disrupt the normal operation of this contest may result in the immediate elimination of the person(s) involved.

  • Participants agree that MPOC may use their names and contact details for promotional or advertising purposes in perpetuity, without compensation or other due consideration.

  • Participants also agree that all personal information submitted may be collected and used.  The information is only used for administrative purposes for the current contest and will not be used otherwise without their prior consent.

 

ARTICLE 4: STEPS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CONTEST

To enrol in this contest, participants must:

1. Visit the contest website at www.lovemypalmoil.com.my/contest or its Facebook page

2. Fill up the contest form

3. Submit their answers and in doing so validate acceptance of the Terms & Conditions of the contest.




 

ARTICLE 5: SELECTION OF THE WINNERS

  • A participant can submit as many entries as he/she wishes but he/she is eligible to win 1 unit of monthly prize and Grand Prize only.

  • Entries received by the organizer after Dec  31st 2019  will not be counted in the winners’ selection process  

  • Only entries with  all-correct answers will be considered for the prizes

  • Selection of all the winners will be carried out randomly by electronic means

  • In the event that a winner, for whatever reasons or circumstances, is unable to accept his/her prize, the organizer will exercise its full discretion to identify a replacement winner. If the notice given to the organizer is too late, the organizer has the right not to proceed with identifying the replacement winner.

  • 5 different winners will be announced every month to receive the monthly prizes while 1 winner will be announced after the end of the contest period to win the Grand Prize.

 

ARTICLE 6: PRIZE DETAILS

The prizes of this contest are:

i) Monthly Prizes (Jan – Dec)

a. 1 unit of Apple iPad 9.7 inch (32GB, wi-fi only)

b. 1 unit of GoPro Hero camera

c. 3 copies of  Malaysian Palm Oil recipe book

ii) Grand Prize: 1 unit of iPhone XS (64GB)

 
  • Subject to the Organizer’s discretion, more prizes may be made available for this contest from time to time. These prizes will be announced on the contest’s website and Facebook page accordingly.

 

ARTICLE 7:  THE WINNERS

  • The winners will be notified through email or by telephone.

  • The winners may also be announced in other ways such as (but not limited to) press release, video summary and social media networks (Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms).

 

ARTICLE 8: LIABILITY

MPOC cannot be held liable in the event of a dysfunctioning of the internet, any computer or communication device; preventing access to the contest or its smooth running. In particular, MPOC cannot be held liable for any third party acts of internet abuse.

While MPOC shall do all in its capacity to provide participants with information and/or tools that are accessible and verified, it shall not be held liable for any errors (particularly in display on the contests website of its Facebook page) or for the absence of availability of information and/or the presence of a virus on the website.

Participation in the contest implies knowledge and acceptance of the characteristics and limitations of the internet, the absence of protection of certain data provided against possible misuse or piracy, and the risks of contamination by viruses circulating on the internet. Participants must take appropriate measures to protect their personal data and/or software on their computer or telephone equipment from any kind of attack. All persons connecting to the website and participating in the contest shall do so at their own risk. Furthermore MPOC shall not be responsible or liable in the event:

*Internet access problems

*Hardware or software problems

*Deletion or loss of data provided by participants for reasons not attributable to MPOC

*Human errors or errors due to electrical malfunction.

*Disturbances that might affect the smooth running of the contest or dysfunctions in the automated drawing process.

MPOC shall not be held liable for the consequences of any delay in communication through email for which it is not responsible. Any claims must be sent by the recipient directly to the appropriate internet service provider (ISP). In any case, if the smooth running of the contest in administrative and/or technical terms is disrupted for any reason beyond the control of MPOC, the company reserves the right to suspend or terminate the contest. Any fraud or breach of the present rules shall result in the disqualification of the entrant.

These terms and conditions are subject to change without notice. Other conditions may apply.