Cookies Policy


What is a Cookie?

Cookies are small text files of data that are stored on your computer or other device when you visit a website. They are used to operate the website you are visiting and provide additional functionality (such as user identification, remember preferences).

What type of cookies do we use?

Our website uses persistent and session cookies.

  • Session cookies: are erased after the end of your browsing on our website or/ and after the closing of your web browser.
  • Persistent cookies: remain in your computer or in your device, either till the time you decide to erase them or for a preset time.

Categories and purpose of Cookies used in our website

  1. Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. These cookies help make our website usable and secure by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. Your consent is not required for the use of these cookies.

These cookies do not store, as a rule, any personally identifiable information about you. However, due to the technical nature of cookies, the possibility for a cookie to process your IP address, for it to function properly, cannot be excluded.

You may find a list of the necessary cookies, that our website uses, below:

Cookie Name Description Provider Expiry Data Transferred to
_pk_testcookie_domain Determines whether the browser accepts cookies. 1 day
CookieConsent Stores the user’s consent state for the current domain 1 year  Ireland (Cookiebot)

  1. Preferences Cookies

Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.

You may find a list of the preferences cookies, that our website uses, below:

Cookie Name Description Provider Expiry Data Transferred to
Enables cookie consent across multiple websites Persistent Ireland (Cookiebot)

  1. Statistics Cookies

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site and will not be able to monitor its performance.

You may find a list of the statistics cookies, that our website uses, below:

Cookie Name Description Provider Expiry Data Transferred to
_pk_id# Collects statistics on the user’s visits on the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been read 1 year
_pk_ses# Used by Piwi k Analytics Platform to track page requests from the visitor during the session 1 day

  1. Third Party Website Cookies

When using our website, you may be directed to other websites for such activities as viewing content hosted on those sites such as an embedded video or news articles. These websites may use their own cookies. We do not have control over the placement of cookies by other websites you visit, even if you are directed to them from our website.

You may find a list of third-party cookies, embedded in our website, below:

Cookie Name Description Provider Expiry Data Transferred to

How To Control and Delete Cookies


  1. Cookie Tool/Banner

Our Website’s Cookie Tool/Banner can be utilized to customize your cookie preferences. During your first visit to our website, the tool will record if you have consented to the use of specific cookie categories and will ask for consent once a year to ensure users stay up to date with changes to our cookie and privacy policies. You may choose to provide your consent to the use of Statistics, and Preferences Cookies through the Cookie Tool.  Strictly necessary cookies cannot be disabled, nor can the tool be used to block cookies on third party websites linked from our website.

You can access the Cookie tool anytime by clicking the relevant icon located at the bottom right of our website.

  1. Using your Browser

Many of the cookies used on our website and through emails can also be disabled by disabling the cookies through your browser. To disable cookies through your browser, follow the instructions usually located within the “Help,” “Tools” or “Edit” menus in your browser. Please note that disabling a cookie or category of cookies does not delete the cookie from your browser unless manually completed through your browser function.

  1. Cookies set in the past

Collection of your data from our statistics and/or preferences cookies can be disabled. If cookies are disabled, the information collected prior to the preference change may still be used.  However, we will stop using the disabled cookie to collect any further information from your user experience.


Where can you find additional Information regarding the Data Protection that cookies collect?

You may find additional information about Personal Data Protection, as well as on how to exercise your rights, in our Privacy Notice here.


Is this policy likely to change?

This policy may be modified at any time. and the current one is always the most recent version. We suggest you regularly refer to this page, to ensure that you always have access to the most relevant information.

This version of the policy is effective since 10 November 2022.