Data Protection Policy

1. Introduction

Western Tethyan Resources is committed to protecting the privacy and security of personal information collected and processed in the course of our business operations. This Data Protection Policy outlines our practices for ensuring compliance with data protection laws and maintaining the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of personal data.

2. Scope

This Policy applies to all personal data processed by Western Tethyan Resources Ltd., whether collected online through our website or offline in the course of business activities. It applies to all employees, contractors, and third parties who process personal data on behalf of the Company.

3. Principles of Data Protection

Western Tethyan Resources Ltd. adheres to the following principles concerning the processing of personal data:

  • Lawfulness, Fairness, and Transparency: We process personal data lawfully, fairly, and transparently in accordance with applicable data protection laws.
  • Purpose Limitation: We collect personal data for specified, explicit, and legitimate purposes and do not process it in a manner incompatible with those purposes.
  • Data Minimization: We only collect and process personal data that is adequate, relevant, and limited to what is necessary for the purposes for which it is processed.
  • Accuracy: We take reasonable steps to ensure that personal data is accurate and kept up to date.
  • Storage Limitation: We retain personal data only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
  • Integrity and Confidentiality: We implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure the security, integrity, and confidentiality of personal data.

4. Data Collection and Use

We collect personal data for purposes such as:

  • Recruitment and employment purposes
  • Providing and improving our services
  • Communicating with stakeholders and business partners
  • Marketing and promotional activities (where consent is obtained)
  • Compliance with legal and regulatory obligations

5. Data Security

Western Tethyan Resources Ltd. implements appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect personal data against unauthorized or unlawful processing and against accidental loss, destruction, or damage.

6. Sharing and Disclosure of Personal Data

We do not sell personal data to third parties. We may share personal data with:

  • Service providers and business partners who assist us in providing our services
  • Regulatory authorities and law enforcement agencies where required by law
  • Other third parties with your consent or as permitted by law

7. International Data Transfers

Personal data may be transferred to and processed in countries outside the European Economic Area (EEA) where necessary for the purposes described in this Policy. We ensure that adequate safeguards are in place to protect personal data transferred outside the EEA, such as through the use of standard contractual clauses or other mechanisms recognized by data protection laws.

8. Data Subject Rights

Individuals have the right to access, rectify, restrict, or delete their personal data, as well as the right to object to its processing and the right to data portability, where applicable. Requests to exercise these rights should be submitted using the contact information provided below.

9. Accountability and Compliance

Western Tethyan Resources Ltd. is responsible for ensuring compliance with this Data Protection Policy and applicable data protection laws. We conduct regular reviews of our data protection practices and provide training to employees to ensure awareness and understanding of their responsibilities.

10. Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about this Data Protection Policy or our data processing practices, please contact us at:

Western Tethyan Resources
Str. Gjergj Fishta , p.n Obiliq,
15000, Kosovo
+383 45 179 179