What are Cookies?

Our website uses cookies. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer or other access device. They are widely used in order to make websites work and to improve their efficiency, as well as to provide website usage information to the website owner.

Why do we use Cookies?

Our website uses cookies to make your experience more efficient, faster and easier: by remembering your preferences, like preferred language, display and other settings, maintaining your session, and for authentication purposes. This helps us to provide you with a better user experience. These cookies are also referred to as Session-Id cookies, authentication cookies, and User Interface customization cookies. It also helps us gain useful knowledge about how the site is used by collecting information about the number of visitors and other uses which helps us improve our sites. These cookies are also referred to as analytics cookies.

What cookies do we use?

We use Google analytics which means that Google will also have access to this information (including your IP address). Google Analytics is Google’s free web analytics tool that helps website owners to understand how their visitors engage with their website. It collects information anonymously and reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. For more information on Google Analytics, please click on the following link:

Cookie Opt-in /Opt-out

You may block cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the settings of all or some cookies, however, do bear in mind that if you set your browser to automatically reject cookies, your user experience when visiting our sites will not be the same: your preferences may not be remembered, some functionality may be lost and you may not be able to access certain areas or features of the sites.

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Any changes to this statement will be posted on this site so you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances if any, we disclose it.