Cookies

Cookie Policy

This cookie policy sets out information about the use of cookies by the Abdul Latif Jameel Transportation Company Limited (“” the “Company”) website at the domain <www.saudilastmile.com> (the “S:MILE Website”). 

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small text file of letters and numbers which is placed and stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer by websites you visit, if you agree.  Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.  Cookies are not used to identify you personally.

The S:MILE Website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the S:MILE Website.  The information collected by cookies includes general information about your computer settings, your connection to the Internet e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, your browsing patterns and timings of browsing on the S:MILE Website and your location.  This helps the S:MILE Website work more efficiently, providing you with a good experience when you browse the S:MILE Website (including remembering settings) and also allows improvement of the S:MILE Website.

Consenting to use of Cookies

By clicking the “I agree” button on the pop-up when you first use the S:MILE Website, or by continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to the use of cookies by the S:MILE Website.

Which type of Cookies are used?

The following cookies are used by the S:MILE Website:

  • Strictly necessary cookies:  These cookies are required for the operation of the S:MILE Website.
  • Analytical/performance cookies: These cookies allow the recognition and counting of the number of visitors to the S:MILE Website and to see how visitors move around the S:MILE Website.  This helps us to improve the way the S:MILE Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies: These cookies recognise you when you return to the Ppl. Website.  This enables us to personalise content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).

You can find more information about the individual cookies use on the S:MILE Website and the purposes for which they are used in the table below:

Cookie

Name

Purpose

More information

Strictly necessary

 

Saves a message to let Abdul Latif Jameel Oils Company Limited know you have seen the S:MILE Website’s cookie message.

Expires after 1 month.

Analytical

Google Analytics

To help analyse how users got to and use the S:MILE Website.  This cookie enables estimation of audience size and usage pattern and provides information to enable search engine optimisation.

For more information please see https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245.

This cookie will expire after 365 days. 

How can I refuse the use of cookies?

You can reject the use of cookies by the S:MILE Website by clicking the “No thanks” button on the pop-up when you first use the S:MILE Website.  However, if you refuse to accept cookies you may not be able to access and/or use all or parts of the S:MILE Website nor all of the functionality offered by the S:MILE Website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics please see http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

How do I change my cookie settings?

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings.  If you change your mind about permitting the use of cookies on your computer, you can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies.  If you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access and/or use all or parts of the S:MILE Website.

More information about cookies

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Date of policy: December 2018