LAST UPDATED: JANUARY 2020
WHAT IS A COOKIE?
When you interact with us on the internet, our system automatically sends you a “cookie”. A cookie is a small file placed on your computer’s hard drive by a website that you visit. It is used to handle your internet sessions on that device and contains a unique identifier.
WHAT ARE COOKIES USED FOR?
A cookie itself does not contain or collect information. It is not used to collect personal information. Like most websites, our online channels collect some information (e.g. information on IP addresses, browsers, internet service providers, referring pages, exit pages, operating systems, date stamps, time stamps and clickstream data). This information won’t be linked to any other information we collect about you unless you have consented to it.
THE COOKIES WE USE FALL INTO TWO CATEGORIES
Necessary cookies: Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility are therefore always enabled. We won’t ask for your consent to place those cookies because we have a legitimate purpose for setting them. You may disable it by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions.
Analytics cookies: We’d like to set Google Analytics cookies to help you to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on how you use it. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone.
IS MY INFORMATION SAFE?
Yes. Cookies don’t allow us to access to any personal information about you. We only collate the data into anonymous results in order to evaluate and improve our internet user ability and services.
HOW LONG ARE THOSE COOKIES ALIVE?
We will only retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements. To keep your choices, cookies are stored on your device for up to 5 years since your last visit except for few occasions we need to keep longer like a lawsuit and etc.
CAN I DISABLE COOKIES?
Yes, you may disable cookies using your browser's preferences. But some features of the website may not function if you do so. See how to set your cookie preferences in our Cookie Settings.