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Types of cookies:
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- Essential – active while the user is navigating, and enabling the user’s identification, are essential to the services available in the website;
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- Functional – active during the session, or in a persistent way, while the user is navigating the website enabling a more efficiently and customised navigation;
- Advertsing; active for a limited period of time to record information on the user’s navigation habits in order to match the adverts showed to the needs and expectations of the user.
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