Cookie statement

This Cookie statement applies to the websites, and (hereinafter referred to as "Website").

This Website is operated by respectively:

  • Kuwait Petroleum (Belgium) NV, (KPB), a company incorporated under Belgian law, with registered office at Brusselstraat 59, box 1, B- 2018 Antwerp, RLP Antwerp (division Antwerp), VAT BE 0404.584.525

  • Kuwait Petroleum (Nederland) BV, (KPN), a company incorporated under Dutch law, with registered office at Schenkkade 50, NL- 2595 AR Den Haag, KvK 24025263 VAT NL 24025263

  • Kuwait Petroleum (Luxembourg) SA, (KPL), a company incorporated under Luxemburg law, with registered office at Rue de l’Industrie 12, L- 8069 Bertrange, RCS Luxemburg B49456, VAT LU 16241579

together called Kuwait Petroleum companies in North West Europe (herein referred to as "KPNWE").

This Cookie statement explains which cookies are being used on the Website. By visiting or using the Website, you expressly agree to the use of cookies as set out in this statement. If you cannot agree to this Cookie statement, you must cease any further use of the Website.

The use of cookies by KPNWE fits in with the general policy of KPNWE in relation to the protection of your privacy and the processing of your personal data. Further information about this and an overview of your rights in this regard, can be found in the Privacy Policy, and

Cookies are small data files that are temporarily or permanently stored by the server of a website on your computer or device via the browser. The cookies contain a unique code that enables the recognition of your browser during your visit to that website (this is a so-called "session cookie") or during later visits or use (this is a so-called "permanent cookie").

Cookies allow us to simplify, complete and personalize the use of the Website.

The Website of KPNWE uses different types of cookies:

2.1 Necessary cookies
These cookies are essential in order to be able to visit the Website and use certain parts thereof. These cookies for instance allow you to navigate between the different parts of the Website, or to fill out forms. If you refuse these cookies, certain parts of the Website will not work or will not work in an optimal manner. These cookies are established when you send a form, log in or communicate with the Website in another way than by clicking a hyperlink.

2.2 Functional cookies
The functional cookies are cookies that make the functioning of the Website more easy and enjoyable, and make sure that you get a more personalized surfing experience. They are for instance the cookies that remember your language preference, as well as the cookies that track whether or not you were already asked to participate in a survey so that you are not continuously being presented the same survey.

2.3 Performance cookies
These are cookies that serve the purpose of collecting information about the way visitors use the Website, such as information regarding the pages visited or the number of displayed error notifications, in order to analyse and optimize the use of the Website.

Below you will find an overview of the cookies used on this Website by KPNWE and third party service providers. This list of cookies was last updated on the date indicated at the bottom of this Cookie statement. The list below will be completed from time to time with futures cookies used on this Website.

3.1 First Party Cookies
The First Party Cookies, namely the cookies placed by KPNWE itself concerning this Website, are:

  • .ASPXANONYMOUS: this cookie is necessary for the correct functioning of the ASP.NET Platform and allows for the measurement of the number of unique users (visitors) without these users having to log in or identify themselves in another way; (retention period: 69 days)
  • ASP.NET_SessionId: this cookie is also necessary for the correct functioning of the ASP.NET Platform and is used to manage the session of an anonymous user; (retention period: end of session)
  • Language: with these cookies the chosen language of the user is stored; (retention period: end of session)
  • Dnn_IsMobile: these cookies determine which language is used; (retention period: end of session)

3.2 Third Party Cookies
De Third Party Cookies, namely the cookies placed by third party service providers concerning this Website, are:

  • _utm*: these cookies are used to check the number of unique users (visitors);
  • _cfduid: these cookies are used to ensure that the webpages load faster.

If you choose not to be recognized, you can erase cookies from your computer's hard drive via your Internet browser, block all cookies or choose to receive a warning before cookies are being stored.

If you prefer not to enable cookies on your computer, an option to disable these cookies can be found in all common browsers. In that case, it may be possible that you cannot use some of the services on the Website.

KPNWE reserves the right to change this Cookie statement at any time. It is your responsibility to regularly check the applicable Cookie statement and observe the latest version thereof.

This Cookie statement was last updated and reviewed on 16.07.2014.