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Some cookies are created for each session when You visit Our Site, while others are persistent and may remain for a number of months or years to facilitate Your access to Our Site.
Apart from the cookies We make use of Ourselves, various third-party cookies may also be stored on Your computer or mobile device, including Matomo Analytics and Facebook. We strongly suggest that You read the cookie policies of any such third-party cookies.
Essential and non-essential cookies
We divide cookies into two main categories namely:
Specific cookies used on Our domains
|Domain||Name||Category||Description||Provider||Session or Persistent Cookie||Type|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||CONSENT||Necessary||These cookies are set via embedded youtube-videos. They register anonymous statistical data on for example how many times the video is displayed and what settings are used for playback. No sensitive data is collected unless you log in to your google account, in that case your choices are linked with your account, for example if you click “like” on a video.||google.com||2 years||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||CONSENT||Necessary||These cookies are set via embedded youtube-videos. They register anonymous statistical data on for example how many times the video is displayed and what settings are used for playback. No sensitive data is collected unless you log in to your google account, in that case your choices are linked with your account, for example if you click “like” on a video.||youtube.com||2 years||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt||bscookie||Necessary||This cookie is used to identify the visitor through an application. This allows the visitor to log in to a website through their LinkedIn application for example.||linkedin.com||1 year||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||_pk_id||Statistics||This cookie is set by Matomo to store a few details about the user such as the unique visitor ID.||matomo.org||13 months||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||_pk_ses||Statistics||This cookie is set by Matomo to temporarily store data for the visit.||matomo.org||30 minutes||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt||ln_or||Statistics||This cookie registers statistical data on users' behaviour on the website.||apsbank.com.mt||1 day||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt||ads/ga-audiences||Marketing||This cookie is used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor's online behaviour across websites.||google.com||Session||Pixel|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt||_fbp||Marketing||This cookie is used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||apsbank.com.mt||3 months||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt||_gcl_au||Marketing||This cookie is used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services.||apsbank.com.mt||3 months||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt||bcookie||Marketing||This cookie is used by LinkedIn for tracking the use of embedded services.||linkedin.com||1 year||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt||UserMatchHistory||Marketing||This cookie ensures visitor browsing-security by preventing cross-site request forgery. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and visitor.||linkedin.com||29 days||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||Marketing||This cookie is set by Youtub to track the information of the embedded YouTube videos on a website.||youtube.com||179 days||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||YSC||Marketing||This cookie is set by Youtube to keep statistics of what embedded videos the user has seen.||youtube.com||Persistent||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||yt.innertube::nextId, yt.innertube::requests||Marketing||These cookies is set by Youtube to keep statistics of what embedded videos the user has seen.||youtube.com||Persistent||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||ytidb::LAST_RESULT_ENTRY_KEY, yt-remote-connected-devices, yt-remote-device-id, yt-remote-fast-check-period||Marketing||These cookies is set by Youtube to store the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube videos.||youtube.com||Persistent||HTTP|
|https://www.apsbank.com.mt https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||yt-remote-cast-available, yt-remote-cast-installed, yt-remote-session-app, yt-remote-session-name||Marketing||These cookies is set by Youtube to store the user's video player preferences using embedded YouTube videos.||youtube.com||Session||HTTP|
|https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||fbssls_||Marketing||This cookie collects data on the visitor’s use of the comment system on the website, and what blogs/articles the visitor has read.||maltasustainabilityforum.com||Session||HTTP|
|https://maltasustainabilityforum.com/||NID||Marketing||This cooked registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.||google.com||6 months||HTTP|
How to delete or disable cookies via your browser
Even if We obtain Your consent to use non-essential cookies or if We use essential cookies (where we don’t need your consent), You can still control Your settings in Your browser to delete or disable cookies.
If Your browser is NOT configured, by default, to block all or certain cookies, You may manually configure Your browser to either reject all cookies or control which cookies are set on Your computer or mobile device through the Site. Should You wish to reject all or certain cookies used by Our Site, You may modify Your web browser preferences to do so.
If You reject ALL cookies (including Essential Cookies) then You might be unable to use some of the features or services available on Our Site and You might also experience a lack of full functionality of the Site.
Usually, the information on how to change Your options regarding cookies can be obtained by referring to Your operating system’s manual or to the ‘Help’ section of Your web browser, or by contacting Your Internet Service Provider.
You may also find all the necessary information on how to make the necessary configuration settings by visiting the following helpful site: https://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies
For more information please feel free to contact us as indicated below.
APS Bank is the data controller responsible for processing of Your personal data that takes place via the Site or in the manner explained above.
If You have any questions/comments/concerns about cookies or privacy, You should contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by writing to APS Bank plc, APS Centre, Tower Street, Birkirkara, BKR4012, Malta, by phoning us using telephone number (+356) 2122 6644 (during normal office hours) or by contacting our Data Protection Officer at: DataProtectionOfficer@apsbank.com.mt.
Last Updated on 28 September 2022 - Version 1.2