Last Revised: 26/08/2021
1. What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files, which a website you visit such as ours, can install and store on your computer, or mobile terminal device (tablet, smartphone, laptop). Thanks to cookies, the website remembers your actions during navigation.
2. Cookie Features
Depending on their type, cookies perform functions of measuring page traffic, recording the number of visitors, language, time of entry, geographic origin, device identifiers (e.g., operating system, screen resolution), keywords you used, attempts to enter, etc. Other cookies are personal data and others are not. Some cookies are technically necessary while others serve commercial and advertising purposes.
3. Types of cookies
There are various types of cookies, functional, technical user identification, advertising, etc. Cookies of a website display are installed by the website/ page you visit and are readable only by it. If the website uses external services external services of third parties, then their own cookies, so-called third-party cookies (Google Analytics, Facebook, etc.) are installed on your device. Persistent cookies are those that are stored on your computer and are not automatically deleted once you close your browser. Session or session cookies are those that are deleted as soon as you close your browser. Session or session cookies are those that are deleted as soon as 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 memorize your preferences (such as username, language) for a certain period of time. In this way you will not have to re-enter them when you browse our page during the same visit.
4. Legal status of use and storage of cookies
The installation and use of «cookies» are specifically regulated by law (article 4 par. 5 of Law 3471/2006 which incorporated the European Directive 2002/58/EC ePrivacy), which is expected to be replaced by a Regulation (ePrivacy Regulation), in which case changes may be made to this policy. Each website is allowed to install such a «cookie» only when you as a user give us with positive energy (opt-in) your explicit consent (under the terms of GDPR 2016/679) and with the instructions of the DPA, after clear and extensive information on the installation of aυthe usefulness, usefulness, consequences of refusal for the user experience, the purpose of the processing, the exercise of the right of access and any data recipients. Such consent may be given through appropriate arrangements to the Browser web or through another application. For this purpose, we provide you with the following detailed information.
We use the following types of cookies:
6. Obtaining the visitor's consent
If you give your consent to the acceptance of cookies by this website in accordance with the procedure described below, a cookie called "cookiedirective" is stored in your terminal equipment, which remembers your consent, and has a lifespan of one year from the granting of consent. The practical value of setting up this cookie is to avoid your hassle in obtaining the same consent each time you visit the website. The mandatory acceptance is not a condition of entry to our website. You can choose freely on a case-by-case basis by controlling and accepting or not cookies either by ours or by third parties.
The installation and use of "cookies" are regulated in particular by paragraph 5 of article 4 of Law 3471/2006 (which transposed Directive 2002/58/EC into Greek law) according to which the installation and use of the "cookie" is allowed only with the user's consent. A website may install such a "cookie" only if the user has given its consent after clear and extensive information about this installation, the purpose of the processing, the exercise of the right of access and any recipients of the data. This consent may be given through appropriate settings in the web browser or through another application.
7. What are your rights in relation to cookies?
Depending on the Internet browser you use, you can delete selected cookies or all at once. Through the Internet browser setting, you can block all or certain types of cookies, from certain or all websites.
To manage your Internet browser settings, go to the menu / page "Tools" / "Preference" and "Internet Choice" or equivalent of your Internet browser. Then look for the "Delete Internet History", "Privacy" or "Cookies" settings.
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/278835/how-to-delete-cookie-files-in-internet-explorer
Due to the increasing number of internet browsers available and the various versions supported, it is not easy to provide you with detailed information on how the above works for each of them. We invite you to visit the available help for your Internet browser for more information on how to manage your Internet browser settings.
8. Control and deletion of cookies
You can control and/or delete cookies according to your wishes. Details can be found here: www.aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies already on your computer, as well as set most browsers in a way that does not allow cookies to be installed. However, in this case you may have to adjust certain preferences yourself each time you visit a website, and also some services may not work (e.g. stored login details, website preferences). This policy will be regularly revised to adapt to the instructions of the Supervisory Authorities and the latest legislative and jurisprudential developments.
9. How can you get more information about cookies?