Privacy Policy

The Center for Chinese Business Studies (hereinafter referred to as CCBS) will handle personal data appropriately based on the “Kitakyushu CityPersonal Data Protection Ordinance”.

CCBS will respond to the protection of personal data on its website as follows.

What is Personal Data?

It is defined as data, such as address, name, telephone number, and email address, relating to a living individual who is or can be identifiedfrom the data provided by users through CCBS web site.

Collection of Personal Data

In principle, personal data is collected when users visit our site intentionally such as by inputting data in aform and sending it. When exchange data including personal data, SSL is used for secure communication between our site and users’ browsers.

Range of Use

Personal data collected on CCBS website is managed by our website manager and is only used within a range of purposes clarified on the site.

Storage and Discard

CCBS shall strictly manage the collected personal data based on the “Kitakyushu City Personal Data Protection Ordinance” andtake measures to ensure the appropriate, prompt processing ofdiscard or delete the unnecessary data.

Information used on CCBS website

Information collected on CCBS website and the purpose of utilization are shown below.

(1) Access Log

CCBS will automatically record the Internet Protocol address used by the user’s computer for each access to our website, but the specific individual shall not be identified. In order to improve website making, the retainedinformation iswill be used to analyze the status of utilization. In principle, the use of such information is only within the University of Kitakyushu, but this shall not apply to information supply when requested by law enforcement from police,court, etc.

(2) Cookies

Cookieis a technology with which our website may identify a user’s computer. Information that identifies individuals is not included in our site.
You can set your browser to reject allcookies. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our site.

Personal data posted on our site

Personal data is posted on CCBS’s website only when it is regarded appropriate for coverage by media and public interest or when CCBS obtains approval of use from the said person.

Inquires, comments or complaints about the personal data protection

If you have any questions, comments, or complaints about this Privacy Policy, please contact CCBS by telephone, fax, email or in writing.


Center for Chinese Business Studies
4-2-1 Kitagata, Kokuraminami-ku, Kitakyushu-shi,Fukuoka 802-8577, Japan
TEL: 093-964-4013 FAX: 093-964-4015