Cookies are files which contain text information that are downloaded to the computer during visits on websites. Such information is recovered by the website during each visit and may be used by another web page which will recognize the code used to encrypt the information. Using cookies enables websites to observe certain relations in the manner they are browsed.

Cookies are used to recognize habits of Internet users who return to the website, in order to facilitate the use of the website. A web page may gain access to information on computer for the following purposes: specifying the reasons for users’ returning to the website, personalization of the page, storing important information such as log in data, distinguishing between new and returning users.

The Website enables the sharing of cookies with Portal Users. They may collect information about the reason for and duration of an Internet user’s visit on the web page in order to provide the user with extra content related to his or her interests. This is why there is no need to search for information manually.

The Website uses several types of cookies: strictly necessary, functional, analytical and advertising ones.

Strictly necessary cookies – small amounts of data that are necessary for browsing a web page freely.

Functional cookies – a type of files that allows for remembering personal data in order to avoid the need to enter them many times during each visit on the web page. They remember such information as login, password or user’s personal preferences.

Analytical cookies – allow for gathering information concerning users’ behaviour during the use of the website.

Advertising cookies – allow for displaying personalized advertisements.

Each Portal User may choose whether he or she wants to download cookies. The files can be limited or completely deleted. Cookies that were initially set are not permanent. They can be disabled in browser settings.