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Conditions of Use
i) copying, distribution or transmission of the datasets;
ii) modification or adaptation of the datasets to suit your needs;
iii) use of the datasets for applications that you develop; or
iv) sharing or commercialisation of the applications that you develop using the datasets
5. You must:
i) clearly state in your applications or websites containing the datasets the source of the datasets and the date the datasets were downloaded from this Website;
ii) clearly indicate that any analysis or transformation of data are made by you and shall not be attributed to the Singapore Government or its Statutory Boards;
iv) include the same requirements stated in paragraphs i, ii and iii in any sub-licences that you grant, require your sub-licensees to do the same;
v) register with data.gov.sg at www.data.gov.sg/registration if you intend to use the datasets to develop applications or for other commercial purposes; and
6. You must not use the data for purposes deemed inappropriate and/or misleading to the general public. Such instances include, but are not limited to:
i) presenting the datasets in a misleading or incorrect manner, or misrepresenting the data; or
ii) using the data to promote or support any illegal activities.
7. The datasets are provided on an "as is" basis without warranties of any kind. The Singapore Government and its Statutory Boards do not make any representations or warranties whatsoever and, to the fullest extent permitted by the law, hereby disclaim warranties, whether express, implied or statutory, to you or any third party in relation to the use of the datasets, including but not limited to any warranty as to the accuracy, correctness, reliability, timeliness, non-infringement, title, quality or fitness for any particular purpose of the datasets
8. To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Singapore Government and its Statutory Boards shall not be liable to you or any third party for damage or loss of any kind, including but not limited to direct, indirect, punitive, special or consequential damages, loss of goodwill, loss of business resources, income, revenue or profits, lost or damaged data, or damage to your computer or other property, arising directly or indirectly from your or any third party's use of, or inability to use, the datasets or the relevant Websites.
9. The Singapore Government and its Statutory Boards reserve the right at any time, without notice or liability, to remove the datasets from the relevant Websites.
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i) your use of the datasets;
iii) your violation of any rights of another; or
iv) any claim made by a third party in connection with the third party's use of the datasets or any derived analyses or applications which you have provided.
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11. In accordance with Regulation 5 of the Copyright (Network Service Provider) Regulations (Cap. 63, Rg. 7), the designated representative is:
MSF Resource Centre
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Meaning of Terms
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