Cookies Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that webpages store on a user’s browser. They are necessary because they bring many advantages to Web browsing through interactive services.

How do we use different types of cookies?

The following information on the various types of cookie helps to better understand the functions they make possible:

Session cookies: temporary files that remain in the cookies area on your computer until you leave the website that uses them. None of them are recorded in the user’s disk space. The information collected by these cookies enables operational management with individual users accessing the website simultaneously.

Persistent cookies: cookies that are stored in the cookies area on your computer after leaving the website, which will check the website the next time you access it to recall information in order to facilitate browsing (going directly to the service without logging in), or provide a commercial service (offering products or services related to previous visits).

Cookies exchanged when browsing a webpage can be:

Own cookies: cookies generated by the website you are visiting.

Third party cookies: cookies received when browsing a website that have been generated by a third party service that it hosts. An example may be the cookie used by an ad or a banner ad that is on the website we are visiting. Another cookie may be used by a visitor counter contracted by the website we are visiting.

Cookies may be used for:

Technical purposes: these are necessary for the website to be operated. They are also known as strictly necessary cookies. They make it possible to control traffic from the server with multiple users simultaneously, as well as identification and access as a system user, etc.

Customisation: these files make it possible for each user to configure aspects such as the language in which they see the website, visualisation formats, etc.

Analysis or performance: these files measure the number of visits and browsing criteria on different areas of the website.

Advertising: these files allow efficiency parameters to be implemented in advertising offered on the websites.

Behavioural advertising: these files allow efficiency parameters to be implemented in advertising offered on the websites, based on information about user behaviour.

How to uninstall cookies

If you wish to delete cookies recorded in your browser, the instructions for different browsers are the following:

Internet Explorer:
Google Chrome:
Safari: (in English) Enter the Safari menu > Preferences. In the Privacy section, click on the Details button. Select the website that stores cookies and click on Delete, or click on Delete All to delete all cookies.

Other: in general, to delete cookies from your browser, you should go to the Preferences menu or Browser Settings and find the Privacy section. You will find options to manage your cookies and other data stored by websites you visit, in addition to configuring the behaviour of your browser regarding cookies.