What exactly are cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of information which is sent to your browser and stored on your computer's hard drive, mobile or any other device when you visit a website. Cookies allow the website to recognise you as a user; either for the duration of your visit or for repeat visits.
You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. This enables you to decide if you want to accept it or not. However, some of the services and features offered through our website may not function properly if your cookies are disabled.
Cookies can be first party or third party cookies:
First Party- cookies that the website you are visiting places on your computer.
Third Party- cookies placed on your computer through the website but by third parties, such as Google.
The cookies on our website.
We use the following cookies on our website. We may combine information from these types of cookies and technologies with information about you from any other source.
Strictly necessary cookies: These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around our website and use its features. These are first party cookies, without these cookies, services you have asked for cannot be provided. They are deleted when you close the browser.
Performance cookies: These cookies collect information in an anonymous form about how visitors use our website. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors, see how the visitors move around the site and identify the regions that they are visiting from. These are first party cookies.
Functionality cookies: These cookies allow our website to remember choices you make and provide enhanced, more personal features. These are first party cookies and the information these cookies collect will be anonymous and they cannot track your browsing activity on other website.
Analytics: We may use third party analytics services such as Google Analytics. These service providers help us analyse how users use our website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by third party analytics service providers. On our behalf, third party analytics service providers will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to the website activity and internet activity with the use of the website.
Social Media cookies: These cookies together with social media plug-ins allow you to use functionalities of social media networks such as Facebook and Instagram on our website. These are persistent cookies which will be kept on your device until they expire or manual deletion. If you use these functionalities, the plug-in and its content are loaded directly from the social media provider's servers and included in the website by your browser. If you log onto your respective social media account at the time you interact with the social media plug-ins on our website, the social media provider will connect this information with your social media user profile. We cannot influence which personal data the social media provider will collect about you.
Are cookies safe?
Yes cookies are safe. The information stored in cookies is safe and anonymous to any external third party, and your account security is never compromised.
Cookie Consent and Opting Out.
Most internet browsers automatically accept cookies. However, if you wish to withdraw your consent at any time, you have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying your browser setting. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of our website.