2. WHAT ARE COOKIES AND WHAT DO THEY DO?
3. WHAT KIND OF COOKIES ARE USED ON THIS WEBSITE?
3.1 We use three types of cookies which are a mixture of first party cookies, which we set ourselves and third party cookies, which are set by our third party service providers. We use strictly necessary, performance and marketing cookies as detailed below:
(i) Strictly Necessary Cookies
These strictly necessary cookies are used to allow your request to access our Website to move between pages and to receive services which you have requested.
(a) keep track of your login details so you do not have to re-enter your credentials at a second visit;
(b) balance traffic on our Website to ensure that you receive a consistent and reliable service; and
(c) manage your browser session by the Website server.
(ii) Performance Cookies
Performance cookies collect anonymous information about how you use our Website and Mobile Apps and help us improve the way our Website works such as which pages you visit most often and whether or not you experience any technical errors. Performance cookies cannot be turned off via our Website.These cookies do not contain any information that could identify you.
For example, we use performance cookies to:
(a) improve the speed of your browsing experience;
(b) identify pages viewed and browsing behaviour to improve our Website; and
(c) gain insight into how you use our Website so that we can quickly identify and fix any issues that may arise.
Where you have given your consent, these marketing cookies allow you to “Like” or “Share” on our Website or to indicate your interest and communicate with your network via the third party social media platform of which you are subscriber or have elected to become a subscriber. These relevant social media platform might place cookies on your device.
For example, we use marketing cookies to:
(a) register a unique ID that identifies the user’s device for return visits; and
(b) save the user’s navigation on the Website including what pages have been viewed and how long the browser has been used to view each page.
You may opt out of our marketing cookie use by following the instructions below in Clause 4.
4. HOW CAN I ENABLE OR DISABLE ACCEPTING COOKIES?
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but you can configure your internet browser to accept or reject cookies or to notify you when a cookie is set (check the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences).
Our Strictly Necessary and Performance Cookies cannot be turned off. However Marketing cookies can be turned on or off by changing your cookie settings on our Website. If you require more information or help to change your cookie preferences in your browser, please refer to the documentation of your device or browser that you are using to access the internet.
5. WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE ABOUT COOKIES?
For further information about cookies, please refer to your browser ‘help’ section or see www.allaboutcookies.org.
Session / temporary - These cookies are deleted from your device after you leave the Website.
Permanent / persistent - These cookies are not deleted from your device after you leave the Website. They remain on your device for a longer period of time.
First-party cookies – These cookies are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain.
Third-party cookies – These cookies are stored by a different domain to the visited page's domain. This can happen when the webpage references a file located outside its domain.
7. QUESTIONS AND COMPLAINTS
Qatar Airways Group
Qatar Airways Tower
PO Box 22550
Doha, State of Qatar
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