cookies policy

Introduction

Public Relations Portugal uses cookies to improve the performance of its website and visitor experience. This page seeks to explain how we do it.

In the Public Relations Portugal website we use our own cookies (required / essential) and from third parties.

The data collected by the required (essential) cookies used and placed in the Public Relations Portugal website allow for the analysis of our digital platforms, to assure that everything is working properly. We use “pseudonymised” identifiers that allow to follow the user’s navigation. These identifiers help, in many cases, to understand the utilization behavior of the assure and improve the Public Relations Portugal’s website level of service, but do not allow for Public Relations Portugal to identify the user.

Besides our cookies, the Public Relations Portugal website allows for the installation of third party cookies. These cookies allow for data collection that may enable third-party analysis tools to identify users (for instance through IP addresses.

At any time, the user may set its browser to accept or reject new cookies, as well as deactivate those previously stored at the device. Rejecting cookies on Public Relations Portugal website may limit or prevent access to some areas and contents or disable personalized information receiving.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file in a text format placed in your computer or mobile device, through the internet browser, during a visit to a digital platform, with the purpose of storing, recovering or update data.

These devices allow for the digital platform to «remember» the user actions and preferences, namely the name, chosen language, characters and other visualization definitions; avoid the name insertion each time it accesses; or the needed to reconfigure the digital platform in each visit.

Most of the cookies of not retrieve information that allow the users identification and limits itself to general information gathering, such as the origins of the user that accesses the digital platform or the approximate user location.

How does Public Relations Portugal use cookies?

Public Relations Portugal uses two types of cookies for different purposes:

Required cookies (essential)
Functional cookies
NECESSARY COOKIES: are necessary / essential to the navigation and are automatically activated when our website is used.

Examples of allowed features:

Recall the task progress
analysis behavior to optimize operation
Ensure that our website has a consistent aspect

Are all cookies stored forever?

No, there are permanent cookies and session cookies:

permanent cookies: these are stored at an Internet browser level, in the user’s access devices (computer, mobile and tablet), and are resorted to whenever the user makes a new visit to the digital platforms. Generally, they are used to direct the navigation to respond to the user’s interests, allowing Public Relations Portugal to deliver a more personalized service.
Session cookies: are temporary, remaining in the cookies of the user’s Internet browser, until it leaves the digital platforms. The information obtained allows problems identification and solution offering for a better navigation experience.
How can I change my preferences?

At the navigation beginning you will have a chance to choose if Public Relations Portugal website may use functional cookies. Public Relations Portugal will inform the third parties that place cookies in its website of the users’ preferences.

May I deactivate the cookies?

The user may choose to deactivate the cookies that are in its Internet browser through the proper definition control tool. However, by deactivating tools, the Public Relations Portugal website will have a different performance, with a lesser service level.

If the user does so regarding the essential cookies that we place, the use of our website may be affected, since its verifying that the cookies that we use are necessary to its use.

To modify its definition or deactivate the cookies use you may follow the instructions provided by its Internet browser or device (normally located in «Definitions» or «Preferences»).

Last Update: May 24th 2018.

Regarding the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): EU Regulation 2016/679 of the European Parliament and European Council, dated 27th April 2016 concerning the protection of single people about the personal data treatment and free circulation of that data and revokes the 95/46 / CE Directive (General Data Protection Regulation) (OJ L 119, 4.5.2016).

The Hide is used permanently delete the cookies bar after an user allows it.