Cookie policy

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Cookies are small pieces of data, stored in text files, that are stored on your computer or other device when websites are loaded in a browser.

We use the term “cookies” when we are referred to cookies, pixel tags, web beacons, clear GIFs and other similar technologies that are under the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data. The regulation entered into force on 24 May 2016 and applies since 25 May 2018. 

Cookies enable websites to “remember” data concerning the pages that a website visitor has visited, the time of the visit, and the unique random number of the visitor. These data are collective and anonymous. They are used for the enhancement of the website’s performance. Cookies enable a website to offer you a more friendly and comprehensive browsing experience and to facilitate your next visit. 

If you do not wish cookie data to be collected by our website there is a simple procedure in browsing programs which allow you to deny such collection of data through cookies. You can change your cookie preferences at any time.

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