Terms of Use

Terms of Use

By using this website, you agree to be bound by the following terms.

1. Inquiries about this Website
The following organization is responsible for the information provided on this website.
Hyogo International Association (HIA)
651-0073 IHD Center, 5-1, 1-chome, Wakinohama Kaigan-dori, Chuo-ku, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan 651-0073
TEL:078-230-3260 Email inquiries here. (Website-related inquiries only)

2. Copyright
Except where otherwise noted, the copyright to the information provided on this website (text, photographs, images, etc) is owned by the HIA. Some images are owned by their respective copyright holders, but the compilation of the content that is posted on this website is owned by the HIA.
The content of this website may not be reproduced in whole or in part without the permission of the HIA, except in the case of personal use or as a quotation.

3. Personal Information
The HIA respects user privacy. Personal information is collected and stored in a manner designed to protect user privacy to the greatest possible extent according to our Privacy Policy. (See further details here.)

4. Liability
The information provided on this website is intended to be as complete and accurate as possible, but the HIA cannot take responsibility for actions resulting from information obtained on this website, or for damage or loss resulting from the use thereof.

5. Links to Hyogo: The Heart of Japan
In general, you are free to link to Hyogo: The Heart of Japan. However, it would be appreciated if you could inform us of the page you have linked from using our inquiry form. Please direct links to the following URL: http://heart-of-japan.com/.
We may ask you to remove your link if the page you have linked from contains illegal or indecent material and the link is judged to be inappropriate.
Please be aware that we may edit, delete, or modify URLs of the website content without notice at any time.
Furthermore, you may not display the content of Hyogo: The Heart of Japan within a frame.