TERMS & CONDITIONS

ARTICLE 1: ORGANIZER

The Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC), a non-profit governmental agency under the Ministry of Plantation Industries & Commodities Malaysia, is organizing an online contest with no purchase required, from September 1st - December 31st, 2017 on www.mpo100years.org.

ARTICLE 2: THE CONTEST

This contest is part of the activities organized by MPOC in conjunction with the celebration of 100-year anniversary of Malaysian Palm Oil. It encourages the general consumers to learn about Malaysian palm oil and appreciate its versatility and attributes to socio-economic development, global food security, the environment, and health.

The contest can also be accessed via the following platforms :

  • FaceBook: : www.facebook.com/MPO100Years
  • Instagram : www.instagram.com/MPO100Years

ARTICLE 3: ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

The contest is open to the general public. However, Directors, officers and employees of MPOC as well as their affiliates, subsidiaries and joint-venture partners, immediate families and members of their immediate household 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 entrant. 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, video footage, images and /or pictures for promotional or advertising purposes in perpetuity, without compensation or other consideration due participants.

Participants also agree that all personal information submitted may be collected and used. 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.mpo100years.org

2. Fill up the contest form

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

ARTICLE 5: PRIZES OF THE CONTEST

PRIZES AWARDED*

  • Monthly Prizes: 1 unit of Nordic Gold coin for 3 winners 
  • Grand Prize: A pair of Nordic Gold & Silver coins for 1 winner
    * All the prizes are not interchangeable with cash or other forms

ARTICLE 6: SELECTION PROCESS OF THE WINNERS

PRIZES AWARDED

  • Incomplete or inexact registrations will not be considered  for the selection
  • Submissions received after December 31st 2017 (Malaysian time, GMT +8:00 hours) will not be counted
  • Only all-correct answers to the questions will be considered for the prizes
  • Winners will be announced at the end of every month
  • The selection of monthly winners is by random using electronic means.
  • Participant who submitted the highest number of entries will be chosen as the winner of the Grand Prize In the event that a winner, for whatever reasons or circumstances, is unable to accept the prize, the organizer will exercise its full discretion to identify a replacement winner to fulfil the number of winners. The organizer also has the right not to proceed with identifying the replacement as it wishes.

ARTICLE 7:  THE WINNERS

  • All the winners will be notified through social media and on the contest website.
  • The Winners may also be announced in other ways such as (but not limited to) press release, websites, video summary and social media networks (Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms).

ARTICLE 8: LIABILITY

A. WITH RESPECT TO THE CONTEST

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 their capacity to provide contestants with information and/or tools that are accessible and verified, they shall not be held liable for any errors (particularly in display on the contests website) 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 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.