What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files containing relevant information downloaded by your access device (computer, mobile phone / smartphone or tablet) through the internet browser when a website is visited by the user and are used to store information about user visits.
Depending on how long the user remains in the webpage, cookies may be classified as session cookies or permanent cookies. The first type expires when the user closes the browser. The second type expires when your goal was completed or when they are manually disabled.
Cookies used by AICEP on the portugalglobal.pt website do not collect personal information making it possible to identify the user.
The following cookies are used on the portugalglobal.pt website:
• Analytical – collect information about the browsing experience of users on the webpage, in an anonymous manner, although at times they also allow a user to be identified, solely and unequivocally to obtain information about the user’s interests in the services provided by the webpage.
• Advertising – persistently active but for a limited period and are meant to collect information about the user’s internet browsing habits so that the displayed advertising corresponds to the user’s needs and interests.
• Third-party – enable the website to record browsing preferences, language and region, and to collect information from users to display advertising matching their interests.
However, it is important to highlight that disabling cookies may prevent some web services from functioning properly, and thereby totally or partially affect the browsing experience.