Cookies are text files containing minimal information sent to the browser and stored on the user's computer, mobile phone or other device, each time a website is visited. At each connection, cookies send information to the reference site.
Cookies can be permanent (persistent cookies) if they remain on the computer until the user deletes them, or temporary (session cookies) if they are disabled when the browser is closed. Cookies can also be first-party cookies if set by the visited site, or third-party cookies if placed by a site other than the one visited.
Cookies used and their purposes:
The cookies used on our sites can be catalogued as follows (see the guide to cookies prepared by the ICC, International Chamber of Commerce):
These cookies are essential to allow the user to move around the site and use the requested services, such as access to protected areas of the site.
Essential cookies are first-party cookies and can be permanent or temporary. We use this type of cookie to manage the registration and access phase by users. Without these cookies the user would not be able to access the requested services and our sites would not work properly.
Performance cookies collect information on the use of a site by users like which pages are visited most frequently. These cookies do not store identification data of individual visitors, but only aggregate and anonymous data. We use these cookies for:
- statistical purposes, to understand how our sites are used
- measure the distribution of our advertising campaigns.BR> These cookies can be permanent or temporary, first or third party. In essence, these cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited and the advertisements displayed.
These cookies allow the site to remember the choices of visitors (for example the username, language or country of access) and provide more customised features. Functionality cookies can also be used to provide services requested by the user, such as accessing a video or posting a comment on a blog. The information used by these cookies is anonymous and it is not possible to track the users' browsing on other sites.
We use these cookies to:
- remember if a particular service has already been provided to the user
- improve the overall experience on the site by remembering user preferences.
These cookies can be permanent or temporary, from first or third parties. In essence, these cookies remember the individual choices made by users to improve their browsing experience.
These cookies are used to limit the display of an advertisement by the user and monitor the distribution of advertising campaigns.
Advertising cookies are used to manage advertising on the site.
Advertising cookies are placed by third parties, such as advertisers and their agents and can be permanent or temporary. Actually, these are cookies related to advertising services provided by third parties on our site.
Other third-party cookies
There may be contents of services such as YouTube or Facebook on some pages of our site. We do not control the cookies used by these services, so we invite the user to access the site of these third parties for the specific info.
To limit, block or delete cookies, simply adjust the settings of your web browser. The procedure varies slightly from the type of browser used. For detailed instructions, click on your browser’s link.
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If the browser used is not among those proposed, select the "Help" function on your web browser for information on how to proceed.
Warning: some sections of our sites are accessible only by enabling cookies; by deactivating them, it is possible that the user no longer has access to some content and cannot fully appreciate the functionality of our websites.
By using the site without refusing cookies and similar online technologies, users consent to the use of these technologies by us for the collection and processing of information.