Cookies policy

The Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism informed about the use of cookies in their web pages.

Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through the web pages. These tools have an essential role to provide many services of the information society. Among others, allow a website to store and retrieve information about browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information obtained can be used to recognize the user and improve the service.

Types of cookies

Depending on who is the entity that manages the domain from which you are sent cookies and treat the data obtained can distinguish two types: party cookies and third party cookies .

There is also a second ranking as the length of time they remain stored in the client browser and can be session cookies or persistent cookies .

Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data are processed: Technical cookies, cookies for customization, testing cookies, cookies advertising and behavioral advertising cookies .

For more information on this subject can consult the Guide to the use of cookies by the Spanish Agency for Data Protection

Cookies used on the web

The following identifies the cookies that are being used on this website as well as its type and function:

The Ministry website uses Google Analytics , a web analytics service developed by Google, which allows measurement and analysis of navigation in web pages. In your browser you will see four cookies of this service. According to the above typology is party cookies, session and analysis. You can find more information and disable the use of these cookies on this website.

Through web analytics, information is collected on the number of users accessing the website, the number of page views, frequency and repeat visits, their duration, the browser used, the operator providing the service, the language, the terminal you use, or the city that is assigned IP address. Information that enables a better and more appropriate service from this website.

Another of the cookies that are downloaded is a technical type cookie called ASP.NET_SessionId.   This cookie to store a unique identifier per session through which it is possible to link data necessary to enable navigation in progress.

Finally, a cookie is called cookies_policy technical type, typical of a technical nature and session. Manages the user's consent to the use of cookies on the website, in order to remember those users who have accepted and those who do not, so that the first information not be shown at the top of the page thereon.

Accepting cookies policy

The Ministry assumes that you accept the use of cookies. However, displays information about your cookies Policy at the top of any page on the site with each login in order for you to be aware.

Given this information it is possible to carry out the following actions:

  • Accept Cookies . Do not display this warning again to access any portal page for this session.
  • Close.  Hides the notice in this page..
  • Modify your configuration . For more information about what cookies are, know the policy of the Ministry cookies and modify the configuration of your navigation.

How to change the cookie settings

You can restrict, block or erase cookies from Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism or any other website, using your browser. In the operation each browser is different, the function of 'Help' will show you how.

In addition, you can also manage the store cookies on your browser via tools such as: