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#QRHolidaymoments competition

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#QRHolidaymoments entries

 

Terms and Conditions

 

1.         SUMMARY: The “#QRHolidaymoments promotion is sponsored by Qatar Airways Group Q.C.S.C (the “Sponsor” or “Qatar Airways”). The promotion and Prizes are subject to these official rules, and by entering the Promotion the participant agrees to be bound by the said rules.

2.         ELIGIBILITY:

  1. The Promotion is open to legal residents in Qatar who are at least 18 years old as of 12 May, 2019, have a valid passport at the time of departure to an international destination, being the country of jurisdiction to which a person and is not a winner from any of Qatar Airways’ prior promotions and holds a public account on Instagram (the “Participants”). Each Participant confirms that it meets all eligibility requirements in this Clause 2;
  2.   If you breach this Clause 2, you will not be eligible to win any prizes; and

      (c) Employees, officers, directors and agents of Qatar Airways, its subsidiaries, other prize sponsors and each of their immediate families (spouse, parents, siblings and children, grandparents, cousins, etc.) and household members are not eligible to participate in the Promotion.

3.         ENTRY:.

            A person may enter the Promotion by:

  1. Uploading a photo of your favourite holiday moment or memory from a previous holiday to win and use the #QRholidaymoments to enter.

 

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE OR WIN.

 

1.         Participants Agree To Rules: All participants must comply with these Official Rules. All interpretations of these Official Rules by Qatar Airways are final. By participating in the Qatar Airways “QRholidaymoments” Promotion in Qatar, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

2.         Promotion: This Promotion commences on 16 May, 2019 at 08:00 (Doha time) and ends on 29 May, 2019 at 23:30 (Doha time), (“Promotion Period”) or any extended date which the Sponsor may in its sole discretion decide. The Sponsor’s clock determines time. 

3.         How to participate in the Promotion:

            (a)        Online participation

                        (i)         An announcement will be published across the Sponsor’s official social media channels, via Sponsor’s newsletter, or visiting the dedicated contest page while visiting the Sponsor’s website. Viewers must visit the link for more details of the Promotion.

                        (ii)         Participants will be required to upload an image to Instagram using the #QRholidaymoments handle and will be asked to share an image of their favorite moment or memory from a previous holiday.

                        (iii)        Participants with public accounts on Instagram will be able to participate; otherwise his/her entry will not be eligible.

            (b)        Once the Promotion has ended, a judging committee at the Qatar Airways Head office in Doha will review all valid entries. The top 50 images with the most amount of likes will be put in a draw and one winner will be selected at random from all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period (“Winner”).

            (c)        Once the Winner has been selected, he/she will be contacted by the Sponsor via Instagram Direct to the account owner with the entry of the Participant (“Prize Announcement”).

            (d)        The Winner will have forty eight (48) hours from the date of receipt of the message, including providing a validly executed Release form to claim the Grand Prize (as defined in 5 (e) below).

            (e)        If a Winner does not meet the eligibility requirement or does not timely respond to the Prize Announcement, Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify the Winner. Winners will be required to sign and return via email, the affidavit of eligibility and liability release and, except where prohibited, publicity release (collectively, the “Release”) forms provided by Sponsor, within five (5) days of receipt in order to receive a prize. If the Winner fails to return the Release within five (5) days or if the Winner is disqualified, prize will be forfeited. If a Winner is not reachable through the Instagram account provided to Sponsor, then the prize will be forfeited.

            (f)         If a Winner does not meet the eligibility requirement or does not timely respond to the Prize Announcement, Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify the Winner.

            (g)        The Participant will not make any claim against the Sponsor for entries lost, damaged or delayed, or due to computer or information technology errors in transit

            (h)        Failure to respond in the specified time period, an alternate winner will be selected. It is a condition of this Agreement that the Winner must sign a Winner’s Affidavit and Release to be eligible to be awarded the Grand Prize.

  1. Sponsor reserves the right to ask for proof of residency in the participating country to validate the winning entry. Failure to do so will disqualify the winner.

            (j)         Winner must also at all times comply with our reasonable directions and all applicable laws in relation to the Competition.

 

4.         Prizes: One (1) winner will receive the prize for the Promotion comprised of the following items           

  1. The prize:
    1. 1st Prize – Return flights to the Maldives with Qatar Airways and 3 nights stay at Niyama Private Island Maldives on comp basis BB + seaplane for 2 pax
  2. Flights and hotel stay are subject to availability and cannot be booked during the following blackout dates:
    1. Maldives:
      1. 30 May - 08 Jun 2019
      2. 20 Jun - 06 Jul 2019,
      3. 25 Jul - 20 Aug 2019
      4. 28 Sep to 10 Nov 2019
      5. 23 Dec to 31 Dec 2019
  3. Any unclaimed prizes will not be awarded.
  4. The Prize cannot be transferred, sold, substituted or in any other way dealt with.
  5. If the Prize is not redeemed, no compensation will be provided.
  6. Once a booking has been confirmed, no changes are permitted. Furthermore, no compensation or refund will be provided.

5.         Travel Restrictions: All travel arrangements must be booked through Qatar Airways, in compliance with instructions that will be given to the Prize Winners. The Prize Winner must travel together with their companion and must have valid government-issued documents as required for the itinerary and be legally able to travel without a legal guardian. The round trip prizes are for travel only on QATAR AIRWAYS operated flights. The Winner is responsible for accommodation, visa(s), passport(s), and transportation to and from the specified departure city, and/or lodging expenses, meals, and other travel expenses. The prize tickets do not entitle the holder to any mileage credit as part of the Privilege Club program or any frequent flyer program among member airlines in the oneworld Alliance.

6.         The Winner: Prize must be redeemed by 17th December 2019. Winner and companion must arrive in Maldives on 17 December 2019 or earlier. All return travel must be completed by 31 December 2018, and is subject to availability at the time of booking. The validity period for the prize tickets may not be extended and prize tickets may not be rebooked. Sponsor is not liable for any expense incurred as a consequence of a flight cancellation or flight delay. The prize tickets will be issued as electronic tickets. Travel is subject to availability and certain other restrictions, which are subject to change in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Flight schedules are subject to change without notice.

7.         Restrictions On All Prizes: Prizes are provided “as is” and without any warranty of any kind. No cash redemption or prize substitutions are allowed. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize of equal or greater value in Sponsor’s discretion or if a Prize becomes unavailable without advance notice. Sponsor shall have no responsibility or obligation to a Winner who is ineligible for a Prize, or is unable to or who does not accept or utilize the Prize awarded, for any reason.

8.         Publicity Release: Subject to applicable law in the State of Qatar, each Winner irrevocably consent for the Sponsor to collect and use the Winner’s name, voice, photograph and/or biographical data for advertising, promotional and/or publicity purposes worldwide in perpetuity addressed to the public in all forms of media in connection with the Promotion, without any obligation or consideration or counter-part whether financial or otherwise, except for the awarding of the prize to the Winner.

9.         Privacy: Personal data submitted in connection with the Promotion will be processed to allow you to participate in the Promotion, allow us to administer the Promotion, where you are a Winner to inform you of this, to process the delivery of and distribution of the prizes and to measure the response to Promotion. We will process your personal data based on the Official Rules of this Promotion. If you decline to provide this information, we will not be able to register or enter you into the relevant Promotion or award you a prize if you have been successful. As sponsor of the Promotion, we process your name, details provided in the public account on Instagram address, email address, passport copy, your country of residence, proof of residence, age verification documentation, personal identification documentation, signature and your entries in the Program. Any Personal Data provided to the Sponsor will be used solely in connection to the Promotion. Please note that your use of Instagram is governed by Instagram’s privacy policy. Please note that we do not have any control over these and are not responsible or liable for the protection and privacy of any information that you provide to Instagram. If you would like to know more about how Qatar Airways Group processes personal data in relation to your travel, please refer to the Privacy Notice available on our website www.qatarairways.com.

10.        Release of Liability: BY PARTICIPATING, EACH PARTICIPANT AGREES TO RELEASE AND HOLD SPONSOR AND SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, DIVISIONS, AND ITS EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AND AGENTS, AS WELL AS FACEBOOK, TWITTER, YOUTUBE, INSTAGRAM, AND GOOGLE, HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY CLAIMS, ACTIONS, LOSSES, DAMAGES, OR LIABILITY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, PERSONAL INJURIES, DEATH, OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OR ANY DIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, WHICH PARTICIPANT OR ANYONE ELSE MAY INCUR AS A RESULT OF THIS PROMOTION OR THE USE, OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE. BY PARTICIPATING, EACH PATICIPANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO SEEK, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES AGAINST SPONSORS OR THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, AGENCIES, AND EMPLOYEES. QATAR AIRWAYS TOTAL LIABILITY FOR ALL CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE PROMOTION SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE VALUE OF THE PRIZES WON BY A PARTICIPANT.

11.        FORCE MAJEURE: EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY SET OUT IN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, QATAR AIRWAYS AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, DIVISIONS, AND ITS EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AND AGENTS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE OR RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FAILURE TO PERFORM, OR DELAY IN PERFORMANCE OF, ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OBLIGATIONS THAT ARE CAUSED BY EVENTS OUTSIDE OF THEIR REASONABLE CONTROL. QATAR AIRWAYS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE IF THE PROMOTION TERMINATES OR ANY PRIZE CANNOT BE USED OR REDEEMED DUE TO ACTS OF GOD, WAR, TERRORISM, EXPLOSIONS, FIRES, FLOODS OR OTHER NATURAL CALAMITIES, BAD WEATHER, STRIKES, RIOT, CIVIL DISRUPTION, INTERNET FAILURES, OR OTHER ACTS OF GOD OR THE WINNER, OR FOR ANY OTHER OCCURRENCES WHICH ARE OUTSIDE OF QATAR AIRWAYS’ REASONABLE CONTROL.

12.        Disclaimers: If this Promotion cannot be administered as contemplated for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Promotion, winner selection, or prizes without prior notice. This promotion is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WhatsApp, Google, YouTube, Facelift, or any other social media platform. Sponsor will not be responsible for any technical fault or failure which prevents a person from entering. Sponsor will not be liable for any entry which is not received or which is incomplete or damaged or which is invalid for any other reason.

13.        Amendments: Qatar Airways may amend these terms and conditions in their absolute discretion.

13.        Governing Law: This Promotion is subject to the laws of the State of Qatar. All issues and questions concerning this Promotion will be governed by the laws of the State of Qatar and is VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

14.        Taxes: Winners are responsible for paying any applicable federal or local taxes on prizes.

15.        Winner Name: The winner’s name may be posted on Sponsor’s social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc.) accompanied with the winning submission, at the Sponsor’s discretion.

16.        Sponsor: This Promotion is sponsored by Qatar Airways Group, Q.C.S.C. PO Box 22550, Doha, Qatar (“Sponsor”). The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding on all aspects of this Promotion.