What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer or tablet or mobile device, if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. A cookie allows the Website or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Website more useful to you.
Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer or device when you close your web-browser or/and our applications. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer or device until deleted or until they reach their expiry date – which in our case is 24 hours.
Cookies on our Website
We use both persistent and sessional cookies, for example:
- Email newsletters related cookies
Our Website may offer newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
- Forms related cookies
When you submit data to us through a form such as registration form, booking form, and any other forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
- Site preferences cookies
In order to provide you with a great experience on our Website we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how our Website run when you use them. In order to remember your preferences, we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.
- Third-party cookies
When you visit our Website, third-party cookies collect various types of data that are then passed on to third parties that created the cookie. Tracking your interests, location, age, and search trends, these cookies collect information so that marketers can provide analytical services to us and for you with custom advertisements.
They track the following data:
- User preferences (theme or color scheme)
- Use session & authentication (to identify which user is logged in)
- Which forms users have filled partially
Cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you, but personal information that we store about you may be linked, by us, to the information stored in and obtained from cookies. The cookies used on our Website include those which are strictly necessary cookies for access and navigation, cookies that track usage (performance cookies) and remember your choices (functionality cookies).
We may use the information we obtain from your use of our cookies for the following purposes:
- to recognize your device when you visit our Website;
- to track you as you navigate our Website;
- to improve our Website’ usability;
- to analyze the use of our Website – such as how many people visit us each day;
- to analyze business logic;
- to propose you a targeted advertisement;
- in the administration of our Website.
The data is used for the Company and our products and services only. The data may be shared with third parties in case of use of third-party cookies.
We use Google Analytics service provided by Google Inc. which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the Website and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on our Website and the Website that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
Although Google Analytics records data such as geographical location, device, internet browser and operating system, none of this information personally identifies you to us. Google Analytics also records your computer’s IP address which could be used to personally identify you, but Google Analytics do not grant us access to this information. They also help identify any difficulties you have accessing our services, so we can fix any problems.
We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this Website that allow you to connect with your social network to register on our Website. For these to work the following social media sites including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter will set cookies through our Website which may be used to enhance your profile on their sites or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
Consent and personal data
You can restrict, block, or delete the cookies which are set by any websites by changing your internet browser settings (see your browser Help for how to do this). You can learn how to manage cookies on your web browser by following the Browser Cookies Guide https://privacypolicies.com/blog/browser-cookies-guide/.
Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites. If you block cookies, you may not be able to use certain features on our Website (access content, use search functions).
If you delete cookies relating to our Website, we will not remember things about your visit, including your cookie preferences, and you will be treated as a first-time visitor next time you visit our Website.
What are your choices regarding Cookies
Unfortunately, in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to our Website. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case, they are used to provide a service that you use.
Where can you find more information about Cookies
You can learn more about cookies at the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies and the following third-party websites:
- AllAboutCookies: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
- Network Advertising Initiative: http://www.networkadvertising.org/
Company may periodically amend This Policy for any reason. Please review This Policy periodically. Your continued use of our Website after any such changes constitutes your acceptance of such changes.