Privacy Policies

  1. 1. Policy Reasons
    • - The Policy set out below explains how we manage your personal data (i.e. information about any identified or identifiable living person) that we collect, or you provide to us when you use or access the Site. Please read on to find out what kinds of personal data we collect, how we use and protect it, to whom we disclose it, how you can access and rectify it and how we use cookies on the Site.

    • - Please do not use the Site unless you are completely happy with this Policy. If you do use the Site, we will assume that you do accept it.
  2. 2. Updates To This Policy
    • - We may amend this Policy from time to time when deemed necessary. We will notify you of any changes by updating this page with the new Policy, so we advise that you periodically review this Policy for any changes.

    • We will assume you agree to the Policy or revised versions of the Policy if you use the Site after the effective date shown at the top of the Policy.
  3. 3. Data Collected
    • - We collect and store the information which you give us - such as your name, address, email address, phone number and so on - when creating a Tijarat account, via forms on the site or when communicating with us by email or in some other way.

    • - We may receive and store certain information automatically when you interact with us. Examples include the internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the internet, connection information such as browser type and version, information about your mobile or other device including device type and device identifier, operating system and platform, a unique reference number linked to the data you enter on our system, login details, clickstream data, details of your activity on the Site with date/time stamps including the pages you visited, searches you made and goods purchased.
  4. 4. Cookie Policies
    • - We and/or third parties use cookies and other tracking technologies on our website to facilitate and enhance your experience. Our website's functionality will be limited if you configure your browser to reject cookies.

    • - A cookie is an identifier (a small file of letters and numbers) that is sent to your computer. Cookies are widely used to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the website owner or others. Session cookies are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser only until your browser is closed. They allow websites to link your actions during a browser session. Persistent cookies stay in the cookie file of your browser for longer (though how long will depend on the lifetime of the specific cookie).

    • - Cookies are used on this Site for the following purposes:
    • - We use session cookies to enable the Site to keep track of your movement from page to page and store your selections, so you do not get asked repeatedly for the same information. These cookies allow you to proceed through many pages of the website quickly and easily without having to authenticate or reprocess each new area you visit. For example, the session cookie remembers your shopping basket selection so will have the items you selected when you are ready to check out.

    • - We use cookies to recognize and count the number of Site visitors as well as providing other information about the visit such as duration, route through the website and what sites the visitor came from. This information helps us to improve the way the Site works, for example by making sure users find what they need easily.

    • - We may use various social media and other third-party features on our website including like button from Facebook, follow button from Twitter), Plus +1 button from Google, Pin It button from Pinterest, share / follow button from LinkedIn, embed button from YouTube, These features may involve the relevant companies using cookies or linking your visit with cookies previously placed by them on your computer in order for them to collect information relating to your visit to our website or your interaction with their services or otherwise. Click the links shown above for further information about the specific features and those companies' cookie / privacy practices generally as well as to opt out where this is possible.

    • - This cookie takes note of whether you are happy to accept cookies on this Site based on your response to the message which appeared when you first visited the Site. This persistent cookie will remember your preference.

    • - You can manage your browser cookies through your browser settings. The "Help" feature of most browsers will explain how you can stop your browser from accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, how to stop cookies and when cookies will expire. If you disable all cookies on your browser, we nor other third parties will transfer cookies to your browser. However, if you do this, you may have to readjust your preferences every time you visit a website, and find that some features and services may not work.
  5. 5. Usage of Data Collected
    • - We use your personal data to provide our services, e.g. send service messages, process payments and/or fulfil orders.

    • - We use your personal data to help us communicate with you effectively should you try to contact us via the Site.

    • - If you have given permission on the Site, we may use your personal data to send you emails (or other communications such as mail, phone or SMS) with details of our or third party goods or services which may be of interest to you including information about special offers or promotions.

    • - We may use personal data to recognize you when you visit or return to the Site to track anonymized traffic and usage patterns, to prevent or detect fraud or abuses or to help us improve the Site. We may use cookies to do this. See above for details of how we use cookies.

    • - We retain personal data from closed accounts in order to comply with legal obligations, enforce our terms and conditions, prevent fraud, collect any fees owed, resolve disputes, troubleshoot problems, assist with any investigations and take other actions as permitted by law.

    • - We may access, remove, alter, store or otherwise use any personal data if we have reason to believe that it breaches our terms and conditions, or that such steps are necessary to protect us or others, or that a criminal act has been committed, or if we are required to do so by law or appropriate authority.

  6. 6. Protection of Personal Data Collected
    • - Security is a high priority for us. We take appropriate precautions to protect personal data.
    • - Email and other electronic communications are not secure if they have not been encrypted. Your communications will pass through a number of network nodes before they reach us. So we do not accept responsibility for any unauthorized access to or loss of personal data that stems from a cause beyond our control. Nor can we be held responsible for the actions or omissions of other users or third parties who may misuse your personal data which they collect from the Site.
  7. 7. Personal Data Privacy
    • - Payment details including credit card numbers are supplied direct to our payment partner mentioned on our website. We do not receive such information. To ensure your details are not being used without consent, your personal data may be supplied by our payment partners to relevant third parties including credit reference and fraud prevention agencies, who may keep a record of that information.

    • - We may allow access to your personal data by third parties who supply us with a service. Examples include e-Commerce platform providers, couriers (to enable delivery of goods), website hosts, content delivery networks and businesses which assist us in undertaking communications or monitoring our Site.

    • We may disclose personal data so far as reasonably necessary:
    • - if we have reason to believe that it breaches our terms and conditions, or that such steps are necessary to protect us or others, or that a criminal act has been committed, or if there has been a complaint about content posted by you, or if we are required to do so by law or appropriate authority; or

    • - in the case of an actual or proposed (including negotiations for a) sale or merger or business combination involving all or the relevant part of our business.

    • - Except as otherwise specifically included in this policy, this document addresses only the use and disclosure of information we collect from you. If you disclose your information to third parties, whether they are suppliers of services on the Site (e.g. payment providers) or other websites, different rules will apply to their use or disclosure of your information. Please check their privacy policies carefully.

  8. 8. Third-Party Site Policy
    • - The Site may contain links to other websites operated by third-parties. Please be aware that this Policy only applies to the personal information that Tijarat collect through the Site. Tijarat cannot be held responsible for personal information that third parties might store, collect or use throughout their website. Please ensure you read the privacy policy of every website you visit carefully.

Prohibited products from being listed or sold

All items that are illegal to be sold in Pakistan are prohibited to be listed or sold on Tijarat. Items below are also not allowed to be listed or sold on Tijarat.
  1. 1. Animals and Wildlife
    • - Products and by-products of Animal waste and excrement including Cow Urine and Cow Dung

    • - Animal parts that are deemed as illegal wildlife trade e.g. pangolin and marine turtle body parts including scales, tiger bone and bear bile

    • - Animal snares, traps or catching devices that would cause harm to an animal by any means during catching

    • - Dog prong or pinch collars, or any collar that has inward-facing spikes and that would cause harm to the animal

    • - Electrostatic shock collars used in both training and containment systems for dogs or other animals

    • - Glue traps used in the capture of rodents and other vertebrates

    • - Human remains, body parts or any products made from the human body, except for items containing human hair e.g. wigs

    • - Ivory, ivory trinkets and products containing ivory including teeth sourced from any animal e.g. elephant tusks and elk ivory

    • - Live animals, pets and reptiles.

    • - Mounted animal heads obtained from trophy hunting

    • - Products or media that contain or promote animal abuse

    • - Wildlife items e.g. wild bird eggs
  2. 2. Antiquities and National Heritage Items
    • - Antiquities, archaeological objects and artefacts

    • - Archaeological items including arts, crafts and jewelry found through excavation.

  3. 3. Clothing, Accessories and Cosmetics
    • - Clothing with images of explicit profanity or obscene and sexually graphic images e.g. T-shirts, hats

    • - Clothing with images or logos that infringes on intellectual property rights

    • - Used cosmetics, makeup applicators and sponges

    • - Used socks and underwear e.g. boxer shorts, briefs and pants

  4. 4. Digital Media
    • - Academic or educational versions of software where the license can only be obtained from an educational institute

    • - Bootleg recording from a live show or concert

    • - Copied or duplicated software including "soft-lifted" software

    • - OEM, bundled or Operating System repair, restore or recovery software sold as standalone and not included with the original hardware

    • - Open, unsealed software that is subject to licensing agreements and that may have been duplicated or the license already used

    • - Software keys, license keys or unlocking codes including MSDN keys for all software that is delivered by email or delivery

    • - Software licenses for computer software e.g. 1-year license for Adobe or Microsoft products

    • - Software on a USB flash drive that includes a license key or unlocking code including MSDN keys for all software

    • - Unauthorized digital copies of movies, music, prints, software, videos and video games where the seller provides a download link

    • - Unauthorized digital downloads of PDF books, E-books and literature where the seller provides a download link

  5. 5. Drugs and Dietary Supplements
    • - Full-spectrum cannabinoid extracts e.g. hemp plant extracts including the stalks, leaves and flowers

    • - Human medication listed by an unlicensed seller or un-registered pharmacy

    • - Narcotics, steroids, other controlled substances, and all unlicensed medicines

    • - Pharmacy prescription-only medication that can only be sold by a licensed and registered pharmacist

    • - Products containing Cannabidiol (CBD) or other cannabinoids, and which also include a quantity of THC or THC-V

    • - Products that claim a medicinal benefit that is unsubstantiated

    • - Products that claim to provide a legal high

    • - Smoking apparatus and other drug paraphernalia

    • - Veterinary medication not authorized for sale or requiring a prescription by the VMD

  6. 6. Food and Beverages
    • - Alcoholic beverages including Hard Liquor and Beer.

    • - Any food listed by a seller who does not have a registered business and does not hold a valid license to sell and distribute food products online

    • - Food containing endangered or threatened species

    • - Food containing animal meat of animals that eat other animals, like dogs, Cats, Lions, Tigers etc.

    • - Food containing pig or pork products

    • - Food containing shark or whale meat

    • - Food products containing Cannabidiol (CBD) or other cannabinoids e.g. CBD gummy bears

    • - Food products with an expired "use by" or "expiration" date, or if it would not reach the buyer before expiration

    • - Food products not listing the ingredients and the country of origin on the label and in the product description

    • - Food products that are not properly labelled following local food regulations, or labelled in a way that confuses consumers e.g. different language

    • - Food products that contain any form of an illegal or prohibited drug

    • - Sweets designed to resemble illegal drugs, drug paraphernalia or tobacco products

  7. 7. Guns and Ammunition
    • - Ammunition, kits and associated parts of firearms e.g. silencers, magazines

    • - Firearms, including pistols, rifles and shotguns

    • - Military weaponry including grenades and explosives

    • - Stun guns and tasers

    • - Tear gas, pepper spray and mace

  8. 8. Hazardous and Dangerous Items
    • - Acids such as sulphuric acid and hydrochloric acid

    • - Biocides and pesticides that are harmful chemical products

    • - Combustible materials e.g. black powder, explosive fuses, explosive targets, flares, flash paper, red phosphorous, gasoline, thermite, caps for toy guns

    • - Explosive precursors - see government guidelines for full list e.g. sulphuric acid, sodium nitrate

    • - Fire extinguishers that contain carbon tetrachloride or pyrene

    • - Fireworks and inflammable materials

    • - Chemicals and Gases which are hazardous

    • - Radioactive materials

    • - Toxic substances such as poisons and cancer-causing carcinogenic substances

  9. 9. Intellectual Property
    • - Counterfeit products including fakes, copies or replicas of brand name items that may be deemed to deceive the purchaser

    • - Listing of open, unsealed software that is subject to a licensing agreement as it may have been duplicated or the license already been used

    • - Listing of unauthorized copies of books, movies, music, prints, software, videos and video games

    • - Listing of unauthorized copies of digital downloads e.g. PDF books, E-books, pictures, movies or music

    • - Listing a product which includes a description that encourages downloading unauthorized media

    • - Listing a product which includes copyrighted photos, images or text used on the product page

    • - Listing a product which infringes on intellectual property rights

    • - Unauthorized listing of a product in a specific country or region without the rights owner's consent (parallel or grey import)

    • - Unauthorized listing of a product that was made using a copied invention and which holds a registered patent

    • - Unauthorized listing of a product which has a similar look, shape or configuration to another product which holds a design patent

    • - Unauthorized listing that includes a trademarked brand misplaced in the title of a third party product

    • - Unauthorized listing that includes a trademarked brand, colour, logo, name, phrase, sound, symbol or word

    • - Unauthorized listing that includes a trademarked logo used as part of a product image or description

    • - Utilizing a scraping tool to obtain product data and images from other marketplaces for the intent of creating bulk listings

  10. 10. Offensive and Controversial Materials
    • - Products marketed or targeted at kids or teenagers that are age-inappropriate

    • - Products that are related to terrorist organizations

    • - Products that contain racially derogatory language

    • - Products that contain religiously derogatory language

    • - Products that contain violent or offensive material, with or without historical significance

    • - Products that depict child abuse or exploitation

    • - Products that glorify or promote suicide

    • - Products that glorify, promote or incite hate or violence towards any group or person

    • - Products that promote intolerance based on race and religion

    • - Products and material that promote caste system and prejudice against people of different races and ethnicities

  11. 11. Plants and seeds
    • - Endangered plants and seeds which are protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species

    • - Plants or seeds prohibited by government regulations
    • - Toxic or poisonous plants and seeds e.g. Tobacco, Poppy etc.
  12. 12. Radio Electronics
    • - Electronic surveillance equipment including wiretapping devices and phone bugging devices

    • - Modchips designed to allow video games to play pirated games

    • - Signal jamming devices for mobile phones and GPS radar

    • - Television descrambler devices used to descramble satellite/TV receivers

  13. 13. Pornography
    • - Pornographic videos, pictures and materials
    • - Indecent, obscene nudity or sexually explicit art, articles, books, cards, engravings, prints, paintings, publications, videos and computer games
    • - Media or products containing child or juvenile pornography

    • - Used soiled undergarments
  14. 14. Tobacco, E-Cigarettes and Paraphernalia
    • - E-liquids that contain THC or are worded in a way and/or show imagery that would appeal to minors
    • - Herbal cigarettes or herbal tobacco, e.g. nicotine-free or tobacco-free cigarettes or shisha
    • - Nicotine containing products except for smoking cessation products e.g. nasal & mouth sprays, gums, lozenges and patches
    • - Tobacco, or any product that contains tobacco, such as blunt wraps, cigarettes, cigars, dipping tobacco, chewing tobacco, snus and other smokeless tobacco products