A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user.
We use both persistent and session cookies on our website. The name of the cookie that we use on our website, and the purposes for which it is used, is set out below:
(a) We use PHPSESSID cookies which allow encrypted session variables are stored on the web server. This cookie is essential for the functioning of the web.
We use Google Analytics cookies and third party providers in our web page.
We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. Our analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies.
The analytics cookies used by our website have the following names: _ga, _gat.
Our website also uses third party cookies. Details of these third-party providers’ cookies can be found in their official websites respectively:
(a) LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy
(b) Twitter: https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170514
(c) Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
(d) Pinterest: https://about.pinterest.com/en/cookie-policy
Blocking and delating cookies
You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party website: