Scope of this policy
What are cookies
This page describes what information cookies gather, how we use it and why we may need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the site’s functionality.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by changing the initial settings on your browser. Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and other websites you may visit. Additionally, disabling cookies will result in also disabling certain features and functionality of this site. Therefore, it is recommended not to disable cookies.
Cookies we set
a. Email newsletters related cookies
This site offers email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you have already registered and whether to allow access to certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
b. Forms related cookies
When you submit personal data through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms, cookies may be set to remember your data for future correspondence.
c. Third-Party Cookies
There are cases where third-party cookies are utilized through our website. The following section specifies which third party cookies you might encounter through our site.
- This site uses Google Analytics which is considered one of the most trusted and widespread and analytics solution on the web for helping us to recognize how you use the site and find additional ways to improve your experience.
- These cookies may track the time you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
- Social media buttons and/or plugins are also used on this site to allow you to connect with several social networks in various ways. Where applicable you can opt out of these cookies and continues your browsing on our site.
Some cookies are deleted when the browser is closed down and are called “session cookies”. There are other cookies that have been stored and remained on your device until they expire or deleted manually. These are known as “persistent cookies”.
In general, most web browsers (including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Apple Safari) are set up to accept cookies. They allow you to manually intervene and manage your cookie settings as well as deleting/blocking already accepted cookies. Each browser provides “help” functions that will guide you on how to do this.
As already established, cookies can be utilized to enhance several functions on the website. If those cookies are switched off, then it is very likely to affect the overall performance of the website. Each time a new device is used, the changed on your browser must be replicated when you want to disable certain cookies.