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The website https://www.goldengroup.gr uses cookies technology to store information in the visitors’ browser. This document explains how the Website uses cookies. By browsing the Website, each visitor agrees and accepts the use of cookies on his/her computer, in accordance with the terms of this Usage Policy. If the installation of cookies by the Website is not desired, it is advisable to use appropriate settings or to refrain from using the Website.

  1. What cookies are?

Cookies are small text files that are stored on users’ computers during their “visits” to various websites, such as https://www.goldengroup.gr, on the World Wide Web, in order to provide the website with the possibility of identifying the user on subsequent visits to the same website.

The use of cookies as trackers is supported by various browsers, such as Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Safari.

  1. Functions of cookies

Depending on their type, cookies perform functions such as measuring page traffic, recording the number of visitors, language, time of entry, geographical origin, device identifiers (e.g. operating system, screen resolution), keywords used, login attempts, etc. Other cookies include processing of personal data others do not. Some cookies are technically necessary (technical) while others serve commercial and advertising purposes.

  1. Types of cookies

There are different types of cookies, functional, technical, user identification, advertising, etc. Viewer cookies are installed by the website you are visiting (first party) and are only readable by the website. If the website uses external third party services, then their own cookies are installed on your device, so-called third party cookies (third party cookies, such as Google Analytics, Facebook, etc.) Permanent cookies are those that are stored on your computer and are not automatically deleted once you close your browser. Session cookies, or  period of operation cookies, are those that are deleted once you close your browser. Each time you visit our website, you will be asked to accept or reject cookies. If you consciously choose to accept them, our website will remember your preferences (such as username, language) for a certain period of time. This way you will not have to re-enter them when you browse our site during the same visit. Cookies can be used to create statistics and surveys that allow the Company to better understand how users use the website in order to improve its structure and content. Statistics and other surveys based on cookies information are carried out in complete anonymity, while the Company is not able to know the identity and personal data of each user from the cookies information.

  1. Legal status of the use and storage of cookies

The installation and use of “cookies” is specifically regulated by law (article 99(5) of the Electronic Communications and Postal Services Regulation Law of 2004 (Law 112(I)/2004) as amended, which incorporated the European Directive 2002/58/EC eprivacy), which is expected to be replaced by a Regulation (eprivacy Regulation), so there may be changes to this policy.

Consent is not required for the use of cookies that are strictly necessary for the operation of the website or for the provision of a service that the user has explicitly requested. This exception does not include cookies that help the better functioning of the page / for better service to users, but only those cookies that are absolutely necessary, i.e. without them it would be impossible for the website to function in order to provide a service that the user has explicitly requested. All other cookies require the prior consent of the users.

  1. How do we use cookies?

We use first party cookies and third party cookies (Google, Analytics, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, etc.) for technical purposes necessary for the efficient operation of our website and to collect information about your browsing on the website.

  1. Obtaining visitor consent

The mandatory acceptance of cookies, apart from the absolutely necessary ones, is not a prerequisite for accessing our website. You can freely navigate by checking and accepting or not cookies, either ours or those of third parties, whose use policy is determined solely by them, without our involvement and legal responsibility.

  1. Checking and deleting cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies according to your wishes. You can delete all cookies that are already on the computer, as well as configure most browsers to prevent cookies from being installed. However, in this case, you may need to adjust certain preferences yourself each time you visit a website, and some services (e.g. saved login details, website preferences) may not work. If you wish to enable or disable the use of cookies from your browser settings, you can visit the following websites and find out what you need to do. The following are references of the most important web browsers which refer to specific versions.

It is recommended to refer to the official literature of the manufacturers for the most up-to-date information.

–Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=el

–InternetExplorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/el-gr/windows7/block-enable-or-allow-cookies

–Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/el/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences

– Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042

This policy will be regularly reviewed to adapt it to the instructions of the Supervisory Authorities the latest legislative and jurisprudential developments.

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