Terms and Conditions of Dream Contest

Terms and Conditions of The Dream Contest

 

Organizing Party:

MBC Limited, “hereinafter referred to as the Organizer”

 

Date of opening and closing the contest

Subscription shall be opened from 27/12/2019 till 31/12/2020 (“Date of closure”)

Any entry to the contest after the date of closure (for any reason whatsoever) shall be deemed null

 

Description of contest

The Dream Contest is an interactive contest which makes the dreams of many lucky people true , and shall be announced on MBC channels

 

To whom is participation permitted and subscription limits

The contest is available to all subscribers all around the world, who have attained legal age- as per the laws applicable in their citizenship country - or as per the law applicable in the UAE (whichever is higher).

 

Individuals working during the period of contest for the Organizing Authority or their relatives till the 4th degree and their spouses or the spouses of their relatives up to the 4th degree as well, are not allowed to subscribe to the contest.

 

Methods of subscription and mechanism of participation:

1-           Subscription in the participation service of The Dream:

The participant shall send a text message containing the word Join to the number specialized for its country in the event of availability in its own country. Upon subscription, the participant shall receive a welcome message which contains details of the service, followed by a content message which shall be sent to the participant on a daily basis and which gives a chance for draws and the special link for the participator to enter the Dream App on the website. The participator is allowed to respond to a package of the educational questions on a daily basis through the Dream App. The First day for the participator in the participation service will be for free then a daily fee shall be charged as of the second day. In the event that the daily charge was not deducted because of unavailable balance, then the content message will not be sent to the Participant. The participant through the Dream participation service needs to answer on one question to effectuate its Chance to draws whether by Dream App or by text messages to which the participant shall be invited. Shall be excluded from the above, the previous participators who gave at least one correct answer during the past years.

 

The subscribers of the participation service enjoys automatic participation in all draws provided that they have answered correctly to at least one question in this contest or in the past years, and provided that it stays active in the service (deduction of the daily charge)

Remark: the free period (first day for the participant in the service) shall be available only once, even if the participant cancels its subscription and re-subscribes, as it will not get another free period.

 

2-           Subscription by way of Text Messages

The participant sends a text message which contains the word Dream to the number identified for his/her country. Once sending such text message or calling such number, and once the sender or caller answers correctly to the question, then it shall be considered as a participant in the contest, that agrees to receive text messages and advertises and other campaigns from the Organizer on his/her mobile phone. The participant may increase its chances to enter draws by correctly answering the questions under the text messages. The earlier subscribers, who had previously answered correctly at least once, during the past years, shall be deemed as valid participants in draws once they send a subscription message. The Organizer shall have the right to reward them by giving them more Chances for in appreciation to their loyalty and their repeated subscription. Subscribers through text messages will enjoy answering beneficial and exciting questions which give them more Chances to enter draws; however, they have to send one text message during the withdrawals period (between one withdrawal and another) to activate the Chances of the participant in the draw.

 

3-         Subscription through the voice service of Dream

Subscription may be done through voice service by way of calling the international number or the number identified for a country (in the case of service availability), and by following the instructions. When answering correctly, the participant shall be deemed eligible to participate in the draw, except for earlier participants who had previously answered correctly at least once during the past years, and who are granted additional Chances upon their participation in appreciation to their loyalty and their repeated participation. In order to renew its participation in the draws, the participant shall call during the draw period (between one draw and another) to activate its Chances.

 

4-         Subscription through the Application

The users may also subscribe through Dream Mobile Application, which is available for downloading through Apple Store or Android Store. You may peruse the privacy policy by this link: http://mbc.net/privacy. After downloading the Application you have to register by entering your data and confirming the same. The User shall obtain digital coins in the Application, through which he/she can participate via the Dream Application.

 

-          When participating in the contest, the participant will receive a welcome message which contains the details of the campaign in addition to another message having the question and the probable answers (one correct answer, and the other is wrong), and a message having a video link which contains a question. The participant / subscriber shall answer the question by way of sending a text message with the correct answer (which shall be in digits or letters) to the short code related to its country.

 

-          All the advertising messages related to the contest and sent to the subscribers are for free.

 

-          When participating in the contest through the Application, the User shall receive several free digital coins which will entitle him/her to participate in Trivia Game only.. each question costs a number of coins. With each correct answer the User shall obtain a number of Experience (XP) points which entitle him/her to participate in Trivia Game only, and not in the draws or winning prizes. The User may also add to its balance of coins digital coins through a purchase process or through viewing the video ads.

 

For participation in the Dream Contest through the Application, the User of the application shall use GEMS to answer the questions

 

GEMS are free coins available to all, and may be obtained by:

-          Purchasing packages of coins

-          Watching the Video Ads

 

The cost of each question is a number of GEMS ranging from 1 to 10. When answering the questions in a correct way, the User will receive the number of Chances announced for each question.

 

-          Every Participant may participate through more than one means of subscription, for the purpose of benefiting from the different benefits of every means (for example: the Participant of the Subscription service enjoys the automatic subscription in draws, and can also participate through text message, and via the application to increase its Chances in draws)

 

-          The Organizer may consider that the Subscriber’s participation is a basis for entering the Participant into other contests which may include a certain country or region and/or is specialized for one occasion or category of participants (including but not limited to interactive contests, contests linked to games, additional contests and prizes for competitors based on their level identified by the number of correct answers given by the participant, or any other terms identified by the Organizer during the period specified by the Organizer, competitions, acoustic / visual materials, or audiovisual materials, as deemed by the organizer). Each person who is “a Subscriber” shall be considered as agreeing on its listing in the aforementioned contests, and agree to receive any and all the advertising materials and/or promotions till the participant submits a request of withdrawal in accordance with the terms and conditions herein. Each one participant may win a maximum of three prizes in underlying contests.

 

-          MBC shall not assume any liability towards lost or delayed subscriptions or those which are not received for any reason. Therefore, the participant perceives and agrees that a technical delay may occur in sending or receiving any message for technical reasons linked to the Service Provider. As such, in the event that a delay occurred in sending or receiving any message for those reasons, which resulted in considering the participant’s answer incorrect where the interactive system identifies such answer as incorrect for another question, and your participation was not registered or is deemed as a wrong answer or refused for such reasons, then the Organizer shall not assume any liability in this respect, and the Participant may not have any right to any kind of compensation or the value of prize or cash against its lost or delayed subscriptions, or which are not received for any reason whatsoever, especially those mentioned above.

 

-          The participant agrees that not registering its subscription for any reason whatsoever shall not authorize it to claim any prize or compensation, and the Participant hereby finally, completely, and irrevocably waives any right, claim, in this respect whether against MBC or the Service Provider.

 

Details of the Draws and the Method of Identifying the Winner

-          A register for Participants shall be formed as of 00:00:01 of the first day of the contest and ends at 23:59:59 (KSA timing) of the last day of the contest.

 

-          The place of draws shall be the same premises of the Contest Organizer (“Organizer”) on a daily basis. The Organizer reserves the right to change the date(s) of the draw(s), even after its announcing in any way whatsoever.

 

-          In order to activate participation in the draws, the participant shall via text messages answer one question in a correct way during the contest period. Moreover, the participant shall activate the Chance before the draw by sending at least one message between one draw and the other by SMS or via the APP using GEMS.

 

-          After activating the participation, each participant may increase its Chances in the draw by correctly answering questions via all means of participation available and announced under the terms and conditions.

 

-          The winner shall be identified through a random draw process. The participants who sent at least one message during the Draw period and those who activated their participation or during accumulation of Chances in the application- enter the Draw in the number of Chances they obtained till the time 23:59:59 of the Draw date. During the contest, each Chance obtained by the Participant shall be registered in the Participant’s database under the title (a Draw Chance). For example, the Participant who obtained 10 Chances shall have his phone number repeated ten times in the Draw. The Participant who obtained 100 Chances shall have its number repeated in the Draw 100 times. The place of Draws is the same location of the Organizer’s premises; provided that the Organizer reserves its right to change date(s) of the Draw(s) even after announcing the same in any way whatsoever.

 

-          The period of Draw for the First Dream is from the beginning of the contest till 23:59:59 of the Draw date.

 

-          The Draw period for the remaining Dreams shall start from the first day following the date of the last Draw and ends at 23:59:59 of the Draw date.

 

-          The Participants shall be randomly selected to participate in the program live on air. The participants shall be requested to be ready when calling them on air. (during the Draw, neutrality shall be respected for all the countries from which participants are accepted in accordance with the terms and conditions.)

 

-          If the Participant who was called by MBC does not answer the phone call during the program time, then the Organizer shall have the right to choose another participant. Accordingly, the person who was called with no answer will lose its right to participation.

 

-          The full name of the Participant shall be drawn plus the Dream which he wants to achieve, and the phone number through which those data are sent. In every Draw, one winner shall be selected; provided that a participant may not win more than once.

 

-          The name of the winner shall be announced through the Program named “Sada AL Malaeb” , and via www.mbc.net, and through the mobile companies participating in this Contest.

 

-          In the event that any Participant wins, then his/her name, and phone number shall be concealed from the other Dream Draws; provided that the Winner is not permitted to win once again a prize of the same category.

 

-          Each of The Dream Draws shall be in the value of $100,000. There is also a Draw for Mother’s Day for one kilogram of Gold as a gift for the Madame chosen by the Draw Winner on the occasion of Mother’s day in the value of $48,000 USD. Furthermore, a Draw for Ramadan takes place for a Dream for one Winner and his family , whose value reaches $500,000 (five hundred thousand USD), also a draw for the occasion of Father’s Day on June 21st for a $2000 monthly income for the period of 3 years totaling 72,000. Moverover A draw of $100,000 shall occur on July 2nd 2020 in addition to the final Dream Draw in the value of USD1000,000 (one million US Dollars) During selected weeks where the Dream Draw does not take place, a prize in the value of USD 10,000 shall be drawn live on air during a part specialized for the Dream in Sada Al Malaeb Program, or by calling the winner directly during the period of time in which Sada AL Malaeb is not presented.

 

-          There will be also several winners of other prizes which will be announced by the Organizer via messages or on the Contest website, which makes the total value of prizes reach three and a half million US Dollars ($ 3,500,000).

 

-          Any participant who did not win may participate in the subsequent Draw by answering one question in a correct way or by sending the word “activate” to the short number specialized for its country. Its balance shall be forwarded from the previous phases and added to the total phases collected to the subsequent Draw.

 

-          Shall be considered a Winner, the person having the Drawn data if it personally answered when calling him/her on the number from which he/she registered the aforementioned data.

 

-          The Winner shall receive a phone call from the Organizer, few days after live announcement of the winners of prizes, to request the official papers which establish the Winner’s identity.

 

-          Based on the Participants’ interaction against the Contest, encouraging incentives shall be announced with plans for different Chances or additional prizes through text messages. The announces by the text messages shall be sent to different players in accordance with the availability of technical capabilities, stability and the rest hours which are recognized during the day.

 

-          Participants promotion system shall be applied in accordance with the number of their correct answers. There will be five levels including the Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond levels. Incentives may be offered in the form of additional chances in the Draws or providing additional draws and prizes for each level by the Organizer.

 

Exclusively, as to the Dream Contest Draw which shall be carried out on the occasion of Mother’s Day on 21 March 2020, the Participant (“original Participant” for the purposes of this section) may participate on behalf of another person (Underlying Participant for the purposes of this paragraph) where it may be a friend , relative to the Original Participant. In this case it is stipulated that:

 

The Original Participant has obtained the express consent of the Underlying Participant to participate in the program, and to join the Original Participant as an Underlying Participant, and to enter its name, and personal particulars and join the contest in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Dream Contest and pursuant to the general terms and conditions of the contest as below mentioned.

 

-          It shall obtain the consent of a custodian or guardian of the underlying participant if the latter is a minor in accordance with the laws applicable in the United Arab Emirates (whichever age is more)

 

-          In the event that the Underlying Participant abstains from answering the Contest call then the Original Participant shall be automatically excluded, even if he/she answered his/her call.

 

Subject to the abovementioned, the Underlying participant shall be subject to the same terms and conditions to which the Original Participant is subject:

 

-          The contest messages shall reach different participants in accordance with the technological capabilities all through the day, taking into consideration the commonly recognized rest hours. Previous Participants of Dream Contest shall be invited to participate in additional Chances in appreciation to their loyalty, and they may be given the Chance to participate in Draws of additional prizes.

 

-          The participant already admits that it shall not have the right to object to the Draw results or challenge its validity procedures or claim any compensations of any type. The Participant admits and accepts all the decisions which are issued by the Organizer in relation to the Contest and results thereof, or offering the prizes, as they are final decisions. No discussions or correspondences shall be exchanged in this respect with any participant or any other person. The Participant also admits that is not entitled at any time to refer to the Organizer for any right or claim related to its participation in the Draw or procedures thereof, and that the content of such admission is final and irrevocable and non-appealable in any way of the legal ways of appeal.

 

Exclusively, with respect to the Draw of Dream Contest, which shall take place on Father’s day on 21th June 2020, the Participant (“original Participant” for the purposes of this section) may participate on behalf of another person (Underlying Participant for the purposes of this paragraph) where it may be a friend , or a relative to the Original Participant. In this case it is stipulated that:

 

The Original Participant has obtained the express consent of the Underlying Participant to participate in the program, and to join the Original Participant as an Underlying Participant, and to enter its name, and personal particulars and join the contest in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Dream Contest and pursuant to the general terms and conditions of the contest as below mentioned.

 

-          It shall obtain the consent of a custodian or guardian of the underlying participant if the latter was minor in accordance with the laws applicable in the United Arab Emirates (whichever age is more)

 

-          In the event that the Underlying Participant abstains from answering the Contest call then the Original Participant shall be automatically excluded, even if he/she answered his/her call.

 

Subject to the abovementioned, the Underlying participant shall be subject to the same terms and conditions to which the Original Participant is subject:

 

-          The contest messages shall reach different participants in accordance with the technological capabilities all through the day, taking into consideration the commonly recognized rest hours. Previous Participants of Dream Contest shall be invited to participate in additional Chances in appreciation for their loyalty, and they may be given the Chance to participate in Draws of additional prizes.

 

-          The participant admits that it shall not have the right to object to the Draw results or challenge its validity procedures or claim any compensations of any type. The Participant admits and accepts all the decisions which are issued by the Organizer in relation to the Contest and results thereof, or offering the prizes, as they are final decisions. No discussions or correspondences shall be exchanged in this respect with any participant or any other person. The Participant also admits that is not entitled at any time to refer to the Organizer for any right or claim related to its participation in the Draw or procedures thereof, and that the content of such admission is final and irrevocable and non-appealable in any way of the legal ways of appeal.

 

Prizes restrictions and details

The winner shall appear to the place of Prize delivery within 30 days from the date of notifying the Winner by the Organizer. In the event that the Winner fails to receive its Prize within the abovementioned period, then the Organizer shall refrain from its promise of giving the Prize, and the Winner shall not have the right to claim the prize or any type of compensation.

 

-          The Organizer shall have the right to request the Winner – as a condition to receive the prize- to add a release to the Dream Page on social media sites.

 

-          If the Prize winner is a minor then its Custodian shall receive the Prize on its behalf, and shall sign on all the required papers.

 

-          The Winner undertakes to permit the Organizer to appear on television in the places and dates identified by the Organizer and to use some or all of the photographed scenes for advertising purposes in the way that the Organizer deems proper at its own discretion. The winner agrees to using his/her personal photos, and undertakes to participate in photo shooting advertisements , and to carry out photo shooting sessions , to participate and appear on online activities in accordance with the timetable identified by the Organizer. Upon participation in this contest, the Winner(s) agree to participate in the advertising materials and activities related to the contest as deemed necessary by the Organizer. The Winner shall not have the right to delete the content or claim financial compensations for any reason whatsoever. The Organizer shall have the right to use the name and photo of the Winner in the ads and publicities without the need to obtain the winner’s previous consent, in the way that the Organizer deems appropriate at the sole discretion of the Organizer.

 

-          The Winner admits that his receipt of the prize is conditional on the winner’s appearance to photo shoots as mentioned above. In the event that the Winner fails to appear for photo shoots for any reason, the Organizer shall refrain from its promise to give the Prize, and the Organizer shall have the right to give the Prize to an alternative winner or even not give it at all as it deems appropriate, as per its sole discretion.

 

-          Produce identity instruments for the purpose of receiving the prize, and confirm in writing to the Organizer that it is the legal owner of right in the prize and complete all the required instruments, and submit any documents or information which may be required by the Organizer to verify the winner’s identity.

 

-          Delivering the prize to the winner shall take between 90 and 180 days from the date of contest end.

 

-          The winner shall be absolutely responsible for providing the Organizer with the personal data. If such data contain any error or is incomplete, then the Organizer shall not be responsible for not delivering or delay in delivering the Prize to the Winner.

 

-          The last date for Prize entitlement is 31 December 2019.

 

*details of terms and conditions related to prizes are below mentioned in the prizes schedule.

 

Withdrawal from the Contest, cessation and expiry of contest

-          Each participant in the Participation service may cancel its participation by way of sending the word “UNSUBDREAM” to the number identified for the subscription service of the Service Operator to which the Participant belongs. If the participant chooses to re-send a new message to the short number of its own country, then it shall be considered as having participated once again, but it will not enjoy the free period again.

 

-          Subscribers through text messages may suspend communication through text messages by sending the word “Stop” or no. “0” or “Arret” to the short number identified for its country. If the participant selects to re-send a new message to the short number identified for its country, then it shall be considered as participating/ subscribing once again

 

-          If the participant is registered in the Subscription Service and the text messages together, then he/she has to unsubscribe from both – if he/she desires so-.

 

-          When returning to any subscription service or text messages, the Participant will not lose its Chances obtained before, but he/she shall continue from where he/she stopped.

 

-          If the contest came to an end, the Organizer shall publish on its official website specialized for the contest that the contest (www.mbc.net/dream) has ended

 

-          The early interruption or termination of the contest shall not be an obstacle for the Organizer’s commitment to give the prizes actually won by participants , and to carry out the other required procedures. Cases where interruption or termination is caused by events which are beyond the control of the Organizer shall be excluded.

 

-          In the case of the withdrawal, early interruption or termination of an original participant then this shall apply directly to its underlying participant.

 

-          The participant admits that it had perused the general and the special terms and conditions of the contest with due diligence.

 

-          The Organizer shall have the right to cease and cancel the contest at any time without any reason or earlier notice, and also without being liable towards the subscribers if there exist force majeure events or technical reasons which lead to impossibility of the contest organization.

 

 

Prize Grantor

MBC LLC

 

Additional terms to iOS devices

 

In addition to the terms and conditions mentioned hereinabove, the following shall apply to End Users that have downloaded the DREAM application on iOS devices through the App Store:

 

Apple is not a sponsor nor is involved in any of the DREAM competition in any manner

 

End Users are not allowed to use jailbroken devices to download DREAM, the Organizer reserves the right to ban such End Users from DREAM for an indefinite amount of time.

 

 

 

Contest details MBC Radio

Prize Grantor

Details

MBC LLC

 

For the occasion of the holly month of Ramadan, DREAM presents a supplementary competition for MBC Radios listeners in KSA, allowing its respective participants entries into DREAM additional draws specifically created for this category of users.

 

To participate in DREAM and in the supplementary Contest, users must send an SMS containing the keyword Panoroama or MBC FM to the respective short code of the mobile operator they are subscribed to. Once sending such text message, and once the sender or caller answers correctly to the question, then it shall be considered as a participant in the contest and the supplementary Contest, that agrees to receive text messages and advertises and other campaigns from the Organizer on his/her mobile phone. The participant may increase its chances to enter the upcoming DREAM draw and the Supplementary Contest draw by correctly answering the questions under the text messages.

 

Prizes details

In addition to participating in the DREAM prizes for Ramadan holly month, the participants in the supplementary Contest Exclusive to MBC Radios listeners will be eligible for special weekly prize of SAR 5,000 for Panorama FM participants and SAR 5,000 for MBC FM participants.

And in the last week of Ramadan, the prize for the supplementary Contest will be SAR 10,000 for Panorama FM participants nd SAR 10,000 for MBC FM participants.

 

The total value of prizes given for the supplementary Contest will be SAR 25,000 in total for Panorama FM participants and SAR 25,000 in total for MBC FM participants.

 


 

 

General Terms and Conditions of the Contest

1-         These terms and conditions:

 

1-1        These terms and conditions (“our terms and conditions”) shall be applied to all the contests which are announced by mbc fzc-llc and the companies of its group. Each contest shall have its own terms and conditions such as the details of entering the contest, dates of opening/ closing, and the type of prize which may be obtained (“Special terms and conditions”). In the event of any conflict between the special terms and conditions, and these terms and conditions, then the Special terms and conditions shall prevail.

 

1-2        We may change the Special terms and conditions in each contest, and these general terms and conditions of the contest at any time. You are required to check our website on a regular basis to follow up with any changes which may be adopted as of the date of its loading on the website.

 

1-3        When entering into any contest, you agree to adhering to these general terms and any other applicable special terms and conditions

 

2-             Identity of the Contest Announcer

 

2-1 Unless any special terms and conditions state otherwise, the Announcer of this contest is MBC FZ LLC. If the announcer is another party, then, the terms “we” and “our” mean each of MBC FZ LLC and the announcing party.

 

2-2 MBC FZ LLC is a company registered in Dubai – United Arab Emirates, whose registered office is in Building no. 3, Dubai Media City, P.O. Box 72627, Dubai UAE. For any inquiries or complaints related to our contest, you can send an email through http://www.mbc.net/ar/contact-us, and kindly mention the name of the contest and the subject of the inquiry or complaint clearly.

 

3-             Rules of Eligibility related to our contest:

 

3-1 When the participants are required to sign on any release or any instrument before participating in any contest, and in the event that the Participant is below eighteen years old, such instrument shall be signed by the Participant’s Father legal guardian before participating in the contest.

 

3-2 The requirements related to the minimum or maximum age of the participants shall be identified under the special terms and conditions of any contest.

 

3-3 Some specific contests may require special eligibility terms such as presenting a passport, a residence visa, valid driving license, or establishing the physical fitness and others. The special eligibility requirements shall be identified under the special terms and conditions of any contest.

 

3-4 The decision related to the fulfillment or non-fulfillment of the eligibility requirements falls under our absolute decision and we may require an evidence to that by the participants before giving prizes.

 

3-5 The employees of mbc fz llc or any of their family members up to the second degree (brothers, sisters, grandma, grandpa, grandson, granddaughter, and any similar members of the same degree) cannot participate in any contest. It is also impermissible for the employees working for the party who submitted the prizes (from a third party) or their family members of the second degree to participate in any contest as well.

 

3-6 The participant who has not attained the legal age in accordance with the laws of its citizenship country or in accordance with the laws of the UAE, shall obtain the consent of his/her father or legal guardian (it shall give us details of this consent if we desire to verify the same). The Father or the legal guardian shall represent the minor to carry out all the acts related to the contest, which may not be directly done by the minor; otherwise, we shall have the right to exclude such Minor who is not represented from the contest. In the event of winning and the father or legal guardian refrains from representing him/her, then we shall have the right to refrain from granting any prize.

 

You agree that we are not committed to accept the participation or deliver any prize to any minor participant under the legal age/ who does not present the required legal instruments to verify the validity of representation by its father or legal guardian.

 

4-             Registration and the modes of registration

 

4-1 Additional Tariff

It is possible to participate in the contest through land calls or mobile calls or messages with additional tariff. It is also possible that your network provider imposes another tariff on such type of services; therefore, the cost of your call may be more than the tariff we are mentioning. In all cases, you have to refer to your network provider in this respect. You must also be aware of bad or unsuccessful subscriptions which are done via those means will be subject to costs as well. In all cases you should obtain the consent of the invoice payer to carry out a call of additional tariff. When a contest is entered by phone, then the registrations made before opening the lines and after closing the lines shall not be considered in the contest, but we cannot guarantee non-imposition of the cost on such call or message.

4-2 Entering into the Contest via phone: when entering the contest is by phone, then the lines of the contest shall be opened and closed at times set out under the special terms and conditions. In order to consider that entering the contest is valid, entry shall be received after the opening time and before closing time. The subscription cases which occur before the opening time or after the closing time shall not be calculated but this shall not mean that we guarantee non-imposition of a tariff on all the calls or text messages sent.

 

4-3 Entering the contest via text messages: when you enter the contest by sending a text message, you need a mobile which supports the short text messages plus an account with a service provider which entitles you to send text messages to our number, and which is operated by additional tariff system. Short text messages shall be considered as received when they enter our database, and not once you send them. Short text messages shall be sent to the correct number or short number, and shall contain the correct main words or the form of reply as identified in the contest. Messages which do not fulfill these requirements shall be considered null.

 

4-4 Invalid subscriptions

In all contests, we reserve our right to reject any non-audible, incomplete, non-comprehensible, damaged or other invalid subscriptions. We also reserve our right to refuse illegal, inappropriate, racist, provoking, or defamatory subscriptions, or those which we deem to be risky to our reputation and good-will. We shall not assume any liability towards any delayed, lost, or wrongly sent subscriptions, including but not limited to text messages, calls, emails, which are not received due to technical defaults or due to network congestion or any other reason. No evidence to sending any subscription by email shall constitute an evidence of our receipt.

 

4-5 Automatic entry

Using any entry software or any other mechanical or electrical means which allows any person to repeat the entry process in any contest is prohibited.

 

4-6 Names

The Participants shall enter into the contest by using their legal names, we reserve the right to refuse the eligibility of any entry using several names and they may be required to return any prizes they had won.

 

4-7 Several entries:

Unless permitted otherwise pursuant to any special terms, no one is permitted to enter any contest more than once, and persons may not enter or participate as syndicates or on behalf of any other person or syndicate or group or association or company.

 

4-8 Retrospective effect:

Upon discovering that the participant or winner has violated any of the terms and conditions of the contest, and when discovering that any person has violated any of the entry records under provisions 4-5 and 4-6 above in particular, it is possible to practice our right in nullifying the eligibility of that person and request it to return or compensate any prize even if the prize was actually granted and/or offered in real to the participant or the concerned winner.

 

5-             Prizes:

5-1 in the event that any person below eighteen years old wins a prize, then these terms and conditions in addition to the special terms and conditions of the contest shall be signed by the Winners’ father or legal guardian before granting the prize. We reserve our right to give the prize to the Winners’ father or legal guardian on behalf of the winner.

 

5-2 when we request the participants or the winners to sign on a release or any instrument before giving the prize, and this participant or winner is below the age of eighteen, then such instrument shall be signed by the Winners’ father or legal guardian before being given the prize.

 

5-3 All the winners shall be notified by phone or in writing or by announcing on our operating television channels or through the means which is specified under the special terms and conditions of the contest.

 

5-4 Each winner shall receive its prize pursuant to the mechanism and in the place identified by the same. We shall not assume any liability for any lost prizes, damage or delay due to reasons which are beyond our control.

 

5-5 We reserve our right to verify the identity of the winner, age and address. If the winner fails to verify its identity and age in a reasonable way, we may withdraw the gift from him/her and choose another winner. If you desire that any other person receives the prize on your behalf, then you undertake to issue any legal instruments which are required.

 

5-6 We reserve our right to nullify the participants’ eligibility to enter the contest, or the eligibility of the winners to receive their prize if any person behaves in an unsecure, illegal, non-social, or inappropriate way.

 

5-7 All prizes are irrevocable, and non-replaceable. With respect to prizes which include tickets to attend events, holidays, and any similar things of the time limited benefits, these shall be taken on the dates specified under the relevant special terms. If the Winner fails to take any part of the prize on the time prescribed by us (or by any relevant prize grantor from a third party), then such part of the prize shall be seized. No cash shall be offered instead of the prize or part thereof.

 

5-8 The winner shall assume the liability of any tax paid due to granting or delivering a prize. The winner shall request a separate financial advice if this caused some concern to it.

 

5-9 We shall not present any undertaking or commitment in relation to the granted prizes to the maximum extent permitted by law; we shall not assume any liability towards you in relation to any prize, properness, marketability thereof or otherwise.

5-10 We shall not assume any liability in relation to the vulnerability of the prizes value. Cash prizes shall be delivered pursuant to a dream in the name of the Winner. Any other arrangements shall be under our sole discretion.

 

5-11 There are no additional costs or expenses with respect to any prize, unless it is provided otherwise. For example, the prize shall not include the transport expenses from and to a specific location or occasion. As to the prize which includes a stay in a place, this shall include the main expenses only.

 

5-12 The prizes submitted by a third party shall be always subject to availability. It is permissible that the prize grantors from a third party set their special terms and restrictions, and all the winners shall agree to adhering to the same. Subject to paragraph 17-2, we shall not assume any liability in relation to any prize granted by a third party.

 

5-13 The Winner shall be liable for the payment of any tax, shipping expense or any other costs which are due in relation to the prize in accordance with the relevant legislations.

 

6-             Holidays Prizes

6-1 Due to the complexity of the holidays prizes, we have special conditions which shall be applied. The Clause no. 6 consists of these special conditions. When the holiday prize includes a person who accompanies the winner, then, these special terms and conditions shall be applied to that person as well.

 

6-2 Holidays prizes shall not be granted to individuals who are below eighteen years old without a written consent by his/her father or legal guardian, unless the Winners’ father or legal guardian accompanies him/her.

 

6-3 Each winner or his fellow (if applicable) who travels with him/her shall be responsible for obtaining all the required insurances at its own account (including without limitation the health insurance and travel insurance), whose provision is necessary. The winner shall be responsible for the provision of all insurances and for spending money and other expenses unless stated otherwise, and this shall not be granted as a part of the holidays prizes. Unless stated otherwise, the holidays prizes shall include air tickets and residence only.

 

6-4 Holidays Prizes shall not include the taxes against airport departure or government taxes. These taxes shall be paid by the winner or his fellow who travels with him/her.

 

6-5 The winner and his/ her fellow who travels with him/her shall have a valid passport with the relevant visas. The passport shall be valid for at least six months from the date of the proposed travel. Such passports or their holders shall not be subject to any restrictions on their legal right in travelling from and to the relevant state or states. The Passports Control Authority in the Country reserves its right to refuse the entry of the winner and /or its fellow to the country. We assume no liability for verifying whether you can travel or not to the destination you won, and we assume no responsibility for any costs incurred in the event of rejecting your entry to the relevant state.

 

6-6 Each winner or fellow (if applicable) who travel with the winner shall be responsible to peruse any warnings related to traveling issued by the government of his/her country, and they shall assume responsibility for accepting the travel risks to that destination subject of the holiday prize. We shall not be responsible for any losses or damages incurred by the winner or its fellow who travels with him/her (if applicable) as a result of not observing any warnings issued by their government in relation to travelling.

 

6-7 The winner or its fellow who travels with him/her (if applicable) shall adhere to and be responsible for getting the vaccines and to adhere to any health laws required at the traveling destination.

 

6-8 We shall not assume liability for any losses or damages incurred by any winner or its fellow who travels with him/her (if applicable), if the winner or his fellow is not able to travel due to warnings of travelling to the country/ countries of destination of the prize. We particularly assume no liability for providing an alternative to that prize or a compensation in cash for its value, or any other type of compensation if the winner or its fellow who travels with him/her (if applicable) is not able to travel for any reason whatsoever.

 

6-9 The winner or its fellow who travels with him/her (if applicable) shall adhere to any terms or restrictions related to airlines or passport providers or areas mentioned under the conditions of any holiday prizes, including any insurance policy related to that trip. All the participants are particularly required to adhere to the guidelines and instructions of health and safety in addition to all the applicable legal and legislative requirements.

 

6-10 If the destination of the holiday prizes is USA, then the winner and his/her fellow who travels with him/her (if applicable) shall file an electronic application to enter the states (Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA)) at least three days before the date of departure. If such application is not filed by both parties within the aforementioned time, then they may not be allowed to enter to the USA, and accordingly, the prize would be seized.

 

6-11 The holiday prize shall be taken within six months from the date of closing the relevant contest or during the time specified under the special terms and conditions if it specifies another time; otherwise, the prize shall be cancelled.

 

7-             Occasion prizes

7-1 When the subject of any prize of any contest is the attendance of the winner (or attendance tickets) to any occasion, then the winner shall admit that we are not liable for anything if such occasion is canceled or changed or its date is modified for any reason. If this means that the winner and/or its guests / fellows could not attend the relevant occasion, we are not obliged to replace the prize by a cash or replace the tickets by others.

 

7-2 The Participants who desire to participate in any contest whose prize contains the necessity to play or undergo physical challenges, shall notify us of any medical conditions. We may require the participant at our discretion, as a condition to enter the contest or obtain the prize to do the following:

 

a.             Perform a medical examination by a specialized physician which we certify , and to obtain a certificate of lack of any illness for participating in such contest and/or for obtaining the prize and/or

 

b.             Sign a legal instrument (whose form is given by us) whereby we are released from any liability with the aim to participate in this contest and/or obtain the prize.

7-3 Regarding the prizes which contain “an interview and greetings” of the celebrities, the prize is subject to the concerned celebrity or to the laws imposed by such celebrity, and we shall not assume any liability towards the inability of the winner to attend the session of “an interview and a greeting” which shall be arranged or presented at any date, and we shall not offer any alternative prize or any compensation in cash or any other type of compensation instead of the prize.

8-             The non-claimed prizes.

8-1 All prizes shall be claimed within ten working days from the date of announcing the winner on any of our operating channels or in accordance with the special terms and conditions if it states otherwise. We reserve our right to give the prizes which are not claimed within such period of time to any alternative winner or not granting the same at all.

 

8-2 If you claimed your prize using a “private hidden number” then you shall provide us with the details of contact with you; otherwise, we may not be able to contact you; accordingly, you may not get the prize.

 

9-             Announcement and personal information

9-1 Personal information provided by participants when entering our contest are only used by us in accordance with our privacy policy (www.mbc.net/privacy) which may be modified for any contest in particular. You are always required to read our privacy policy, because your participation in any contest shall be in accordance with our privacy policy. All personal information of the participants may be removed from our data base by contacting us. In the event that data are deleted before the results of the contest and/or submitting the prize, the participant shall lose its right to claim the prize. Once you participate in any contest in accordance with these terms and conditions, the participant agrees that mbc shall have the right to use its information and the information of the person who is engaged in the contest by the participant in any contest which permits that, in order to engage it or/and engage any underlying participant in any future contest, unless it expressly stated its non-acceptance of the same.

 

9-2 If it is required from the participant to present personal information related to others as a part of its entry or participation in any contest, then each participant shall guarantee the approval of the other person whose personal information is presented, and the latter’s approval of contacting us in relation to the relevant contest.

 

9-3 As a condition to enter our contest we shall enjoy the right to announce the name and place of residence of the winners.

 

9-4 The winners also admit that the information belonging to them and which are announced may be provided also to the Prize Grantors of a third party for the purpose of advertising their participation in the contest by granting such prizes.

 

10-          Photographs and video films

 

10-1 If any contest requires the Participant to put a photo or video film as a part of entering or participating in the contest (hereinafter collectively referred to as “the photo”) then:

a.         The participant shall undertake that he/she is the person appearing in the photo or that he has obtained the earlier consent of the person appearing in the photo as a part of entering into the contest.

 

b.         The participant agrees that we have the right to publish and announce its photo via any media means, including internet at all times without any restrictions or limits and all over the world not only for the purpose of the contest.

 

c.         The participant admits that we can modify the photo at our discretion

 

d.         The Participant admits that we have the right to use the name of the participant and its photo and personal information beside its photo

 

e.         The Participant agrees to not taking any procedures against us or not to file any claims or bring cases against us due to any infringement of the property/ personal rights due to our use of its photo in any form.

 

f.          The participant unconditionally waives its right to claim or obtain a judgment to prohibit or restrict our use to its photo.

 

 

11-          Draws:

11-1 In the event of granting any prize through a Draw, the winners shall be chosen randomly from all the valid participations in the contest (unless a shorter term is specified under the special conditions) within sixty days from the date of contest closure. Draws shall always be subject to neutrality between all countries from which participations are accepted in accordance with these terms and conditions.

 

11-2 If we become aware that we have chosen the same person as a winner for more than once, such person shall be granted the prize only once and the other Draws for the same name shall be cancelled.

 

12-          Rights of Publishing:

12-1 When you enter our contest, all the participants including you shall:

a.         Waive all their rights (including any present or future copyrights) in entering all media means (including but not limited to internet) and whether they are existent in the present or in the future.

 

b.         Agree not to claim any moral rights regarding their entry in contests (wherever and whenever such rights are recognized) against us or against the assignees or the licensees or successors.

 

c.         Undertake that entering our contests does not constitute any violation to any property rights related to others, and that it does not constitute any violation or immorality or offense or threat, and undertake to indemnify us against any losses, damages, or liabilities arising from non-adherence to invalidity of the aforementioned. If appropriate, we reserve our right (without being obliged to do so, (without any limit to the undertaking by the participant as aforementioned) to offer, filter and/or control the information submitted by the participant , or modify, reject , delete or cut the same.

 

d.         Confirm that they have the right, authority, or power to grant the aforementioned rights , and that they have obtained all the consents, and permissions which are necessary for granting us such rights.

12-2 In avoidance of doubt, all the rights granted in the name and title of the contest and the contest form shall be considered as our property, and we can exploit it at our sole discretion.

13-          Fraud and other matters

13-1 If it is impossible to implement a contest as planned due to (including but unlimited to) any technical disorders or unpermitted intervention or computer viruses or mobile network disorder or due to any fraud or deceit or any other reasons which are beyond our control, in a way which affects, harms the management or safety or fairness or transparency of any contest or execution thereof in a proper way, we reserve our right to cancel, terminate, suspend or modify the contest and/or any draw(s) or provision related to the contest and/or nullify the eligibility of any individual who caused (whether directly or indirectly) this problem.

14-          Contest Termination:

 

14-1 We may amend the special terms and conditions of a contest, terminate the same at any time at our sole discretion without assuming any liability towards any participants or any other person. We shall not offer any prizes in the event of termination of any contest.

 

15-   Final decisions:

 

15-1 All our decisions related to any contest and/or granting prizes shall be final. No discussions or correspondences shall be exchanged in this respect with any participant or any other person.

 

15-2 We shall deal with all results, disputes, or matters or fears by law if needed through independent arbitration.

 

15-3 If the contest requires voting, then the accuracy of results which we obtain and publish shall be final and binding, and may not be discussed.

 

16-          Non-execution of the terms and conditions

 

16-1 Our inability to execute any of these terms and conditions in any case (cases) shall not lead to filing any claim and shall not give any right to take any procedure by any participant or winner, and this may not be considered as an assignment of any right by us.

 

17-          Exclusion of liability

 

17-1 Except as stated under these terms and conditions in particular and as permitted by law to the maximum, all the terms and conditions and obligations expressly or implicitly mentioned in law shall be considered as excluded by law.

 

17-2 To maximum extent permitted by law, we hereby exclude and assume no liability towards any participant or winner in relation to any contest for any reason whatsoever, including any costs, expenses or seized prizes, damages or other liabilities, provided that nothing in these terms and conditions limits or excludes our liability towards any personal injury or death which results from our negligence. In avoidance of doubt, this paragraph 17 shall be also applied in relation to any prizes granted by others.

17-3 If any clause of these general terms and conditions is considered illegal, invalid, null or otherwise is considered ineffective, then such clause shall be separated from the other clauses which shall remain valid in full.

 

18-          Law

 

18-1 These general terms and conditions (or any other special conditions) shall be subject to the UAE Laws and to the jurisdiction of Dubai Courts.


 

Schedule of Interactive numbers and the cost of every message/call

 

Country

Telecommunications Company

Number

Means

Cost per message

Saudi Arabia

STC

858888

SMS

5 Riyals

Saudi Arabia

Mobily

650444

SMS

5 Riyals

Saudi Arabia

Zain

755505

SMS

5 Riyals

Saudi Arabia

Virgin Mobile

300300

SMS

5 Riyals

Saudi Arabia

Lebara

313131

SMS

5 Riyals

UAE

Etisalat

5544

SMS

3.15 Dirhams per day, 5 Dirhams message

UAE

Du

3636

SMS

5 Dirhams

Kuwait

Zain

4141

SMS

500 Fils

Kuwait

Stc

4141

SMS

500 Fils

Kuwait

Ooredoo

4141

SMS

500 Fils

Oman

Omantel

90434

SMS

500 Fils

Oman

Ooredoo

90434

SMS

500 Fils

Bahrain

Batelco

94000

SMS

500 Fils

Bahrain

stc

98885

SMS

500 Fils

Bahrain

Zain

94000

SMS

500 Fils

Iraq

Asiacell

2266

SMS

1200 Iraqi Dinars

Iraq

Korek

2180

SMS

1200 Iraqi Dinars

Iraq

Zain

2770

SMS

1200 Iraqi Dinars

Palestine

Jawwal

1623

SMS

3.5 NIS

Palestine

Wataniya

6750

SMS

3.5 NIS

Egypt

Vodafone

95458

SMS

5 EGP

Egypt

Etisalat

95458

SMS

5 EGP

Egypt

Orange

95458

SMS

5 EGP

Egypt

WE

95458

SMS

5 EGP

Egypt

Vodafone

95450

SMS

5 EGP

Egypt

Etisalat

95450

SMS

5 EGP

Egypt

Orange

95450

SMS

5 EGP

Egypt

WE

95450

SMS

5 EGP

Jordan

Orange

98880

SMS

70 piasters

Jordan

Umniah

98858

SMS

70 piasters

Jordan

Zain

98858

SMS

70 piasters

Yemen

MTN

2622

SMS

150 Riyals

Yemen

Sabafon

5222

SMS

150 Riyals

Yemen

Y Telecom

8442

SMS

150 Riyals

Yemen

Yemen Mobile

87602

SMS

150 Riyals

Morocco

Maroc Tel

9669

SMS

9 Moroccan Dirhams

ا Morocco

INWI

9669

SMS

9 Moroccan Dirhams

Morocco

Orange

9669

SMS

9 Moroccan Dirhams

Syria

Syriatel

1565

SMS

100 Syrian Liras

Syria

MTN

1555

SMS

100 Syrian Liras

Tunisia

Tunisie telecom

85988

SMS

1.5 Tunisian Dinar

Tunisia

Orange

85988

SMS

1.5 Tunisian Dinar

Tunisia

Ooredoo

85988

SMS

1.5 Tunisian Dinar

Lebanon

Thuraya

008821622775627

CALL

Thuraya international rate

From all over the world

Thuraya

0088216101092

CALL

Thuraya international rate

 

 

 

Schedule of Interactive numbers for subscription and the cost of daily subscription

 

Country

Telecommunications Company

Number

Means

Cost

Saudi Arabia

Mobily

650444

SMS

2.5 Riyals per day and 5 Riyals per SMS

Saudi Arabia

Zain

705505

SMS

2.5 Riyals per day

UAE

Etisalat

5544

SMS

3.15 Dirhams per day, 5 Dirhams message

UAE

Du

2442

SMS

3.15 Dirhams per day

Kuwait

Zain

4343

SMS

250 Fils per day

Kuwait

Stc

4343

SMS

250 Fils per day

Kuwait

Ooredoo

4343

SMS

250 Fils per day

Bahrain

stc

98776

SMS

150 Fils per day / not including VAT tax

Bahrain

Zain

94410

SMS

150 Fils per day / not including VAT tax

Egypt

Orange

5030

SMS

3 EGP per day

Egypt

Vodafone

6699

SMS

3 EGP per day

Jordan

Orange

97775

SMS

20 piasters per day

Jordan

Umniah

98089

SMS

20 piasters per day

Jordan

Zain

97960

SMS

20 piasters per day

Palestine

Jawwal

1622

SMS

2 NIS per day

Palestine

Wataniya

6145

SMS

2 NIS per day