Policy on cookies

This portal uses cookies, both its own (first party cookies) and those of partner companies (third party cookies). This use is necessary for the proper functioning of the portal and to be able to adapt search contents to your browsing habits and/or interests (marketing and website analytics).

If you continue to browse this website with the cookies activated in your browser we will consider you to be aware of the processing that takes place in accordance with the conditions set forth in this Policy on Cookies.

The use of first party cookies is essential to be able to view and load the pages on our website properly.

 

General information about cookies

When you visit a website that uses cookies, the site makes the browser create small files on your equipment (computer, tablet, telephone, etc.) containing information necessary for the website to function. These files (the cookies) form part of the technology necessary for the website to work properly and are not harmful to your equipment. These small data files sent by the web server to your device are only associated with your browser, to identify and resolve any errors and to enable the site to remember your preferences and recognise you on subsequent visits.

First party cookies

The cookies we use include the following:

  • Session cookies expire when the user leaves the website or closes their browser, i.e. they are active while the visit to the website lasts and are therefore deleted from your computer when you leave it (e.g. PHPSESSIONID: session cookie essential to handle browsing the site).
  • First party cookies are those sent to your computer and handled by us only for the better functioning of the website. The information we collect is used to enhance the quality of our service and your experience as a user (IW_LANG: first party cookie used to automatically identify the session language).
  • Geolocation cookies: these are used to store location data and offer individualised content and services.
  • Analytics: Google Analytics cookies that gather information on user navigation (previous pages, time spent on a page, links visited, etc).

 

Use of third-party cookies and plugins

This website uses various third-party plugins and cookies. Browsing this website with the cookies activated necessarily involves agreeing to the privacy policy set by the supplier of the plugin or cookie. If you do not agree to the use of these cookies, you can block them in your browser.

The plugins and cookies used include the following:

Service

Main cookies used

Purpose of the service

Supplier’s privacy policy

Google Analytics

__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz, etc

GAPS/NID/PREF/SAPISID/SID/SSID

Google Analytics sends Google the IP address and anonymous information about how the page is used, in order to provide us with information about how users interact with the website

www.google.es/intl/es/analytics/privacyoverview.html


How to block the use of cookies and how to delete cookies

You are informed that you can stop cookie data being processed by blocking their installation in the browser you are using, as well as by using private and/or incognito browsing.

If you are using a shared computer, we recommend that you delete all information on your browsing history, cache and cookies when you end your session.

Most browsers allow you to deactivate or delete all cookies. To find out how to do this, use the help for your browser at the following addresses:

 

WARNING: If you block cookies in your browser it is possible that certain services or functions of the website will not work properly.

NOTE: the information provided is as of 20th January 2014 and you are informed that with the passing of time it may no longer be exhaustive, even though this policy on cookies is revised regularly.