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 your mobile terminal device (tablet, smartphone, laptop). Due to cookies, the website memorizes your actions while navigating.
2. Functions of cookies
Depending on their type, cookies perform functions of measuring page traffic, recording number of visitors, language, login time, geographical origin, device IDs (eg operating system, screen resolution), keywords used, login attempts etc. Some cookies are personal data and some are not. Some cookies are technically necessary, while others serve commercial and advertising purposes.
3. Types of cookies
There are different types of cookies, functional, technical, user identification, advertising, etc. Website cookies are installed by the website you visit and are read-only by it. If the website uses external third-party services, then their own cookies, the so-called third-party cookies (Google Analytics, Facebook, etc.) are installed on your device. Permanent cookies are those that are stored on your computer and are not automatically deleted once you close your browser. Session or period session cookies are those that are deleted as soon as you close your browser. Εach time you visit our website, you will be asked to accept or reject cookies. If you consciously choose to accept them, our site will memorize your preferences 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" is specifically regulated by law (article 4 par. 5 L 3471/2006) which incorporated the European Directive 2002/58 / EC (ePrivacy), which, however, 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 if you, as a visitor, give us with a positive action (opt-in) your explicit consent (according to the terms of GDPR 2016/679) and after a clear and extensive information about this facility, the utility, the consequences that a denial may have to the visitor’s experience of the site, the purpose of the processing, the exercise of the right of access and any recipients of the data.
This consent can be given through appropriate settings in the web browser or through another application. For this purpose, we provide you with the following detailed information.
We use the following types of cookies:
6. Obtaining visitor consent
Mandatory acceptance of cookies is not a prerequisite for entering our website. You may, as the case may be, navigate freely by checking whether or not you accept cookies, either ours or those of third parties, whose usage policy is determined exclusively by them, without our involvement and legal responsibility.
The cookies of our website are contained in the following control panel:
7. Check and delete cookies
You can control and/ or delete cookies according to your wish. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer, as well as adjust most browsers to prevent the installation of cookies. However, in this case, you may need to customize certain preferences each time you visit a site, and some services may not work (e.g. site preferences).
This policy will be regularly reviewed to bring it into line with Supervisor Authorities' guidelines and the latest legislative and legal developments.
Last reviewed on: 11.01.2022