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Cookies and Web beacons

1.Use of Cookies*

  • Our website uses cookies to collect data for the purposes described below.
  • 1.1 To provide content and services that are tailored to the requirements of individual customers.
  • 1.2 To better deliver information and advertising effectively based on an understanding of which our services are of interest to visitors to our website.

* About cookies:

  • Cookies are a standards-based technology files that allow web servers to identify local computers.
  • A cookie is a text file that a web server exchanges with a web browser in order to identify and manage information about that browser when it is used to access the server.
  • Although a cookie can identify a local computer, it cannot identify a specific individual unless that person also inputs personal information.
  • A browser’s settings can be changed to disable the cookies function. As a result, it may no longer be possible to use all of the services provided by a website.

2. Use of web beacons*

  • This website may also use web beacons. This is a technology that is used to identify how many times a user accesses a specific page. Statistical data collected by this means is used to improve our website.

* About web beacons:

  • Also known as a "clear GIF" or a “web bug,” a web beacon is an object that is embedded in a web page and is usually invisible to the user. It allows a party on the server side to identify whether a user has viewed a specific web page. A common use of this is page tagging for web analytics.

3. Use of statistical tools

  • This website makes use of statistical tools to analyze user access trends. We use this information to improve our site and services.