What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that a website sends to a visitor’s browser and that sends back information each time the visitor makes a request from the website. A cookie contains a unique identification number that identifies the visitor’s browser, but not necessarily the visitor. Cookies can be accepted, rejected, or identified by configuring the user’s browser’s preferences. Users can learn more about cookies by visiting

Why do we use cookies?

Cookies are used to help customize the user’s online experience and to help recognize returning users and their preferences. Cookies do not identify an individual user.

First Party and Third-Party Cookies

We use both first-party and third-party cookies on our website.

First-party cookies are cookies issued from the Virtual Mobile domain that are generally used to identify language and location preferences or render basic site functionality.

Third-party cookies belong to and are managed by other parties, such as our business partners or service providers (e.g., for analytics).

Session Cookies

Session cookies are temporary cookies that are used to remember the user during the course of the user’s visit to the website, and they expire when the user closes the web browser.

Persistent Cookies

Persistent cookies are used to remember the user’s preferences within the website and remain on the user’s desktop or mobile device even after the user closes the browser or restarts the computer. Analytic tools may use these cookies to analyze user behavior to establish visit patterns so that website functionality for the user and others who visit the website can be improved.

How are third-party cookies used?

For some of the functions within our website, we use third-party suppliers, for example, when the user visits a page with videos embedded or links to YouTube. These videos or links (and any other content from third-party suppliers) may contain third-party cookies, and we encourage users to consult the privacy policies of those third-party vendors on their websites for information regarding their use of cookies.

Right to Block Cookies

The user has the right to block cookies. Most browsers automatically accept cookies. Users can configure the browser by updating available options to stop accepting cookies or prompt the user before accepting a cookie from the Site that the user visits.


Who issues this cookie What’s its purpose?
Google For analytics.
Facebook Facebook helps users to stay in touch with their network through their website/ mobile application. We make it easier for the user to share any content of interest on Facebook and sometimes, we may present some targeted advertisement on Facebook based on the user’s engagement with our website/app.
LinkedIn The LinkedIn insight tag allows us to perform reporting and unlock valuable insights about website users that may come via LinkedIn.
Twitter Twitter provides real time updates from across the globe on the latest trending stories, ideas and opinions from the Twitter accounts or hashtags that the user chooses to follow. We make it easier for the user to share our website content over Twitter. At times, we may present the user with some ads on Twitter based on the user’s engagement with our website/app.
Virtual Mobile For redirection depending on the user’s location.
To save the user’s preferred currency for Services.
To save users’ preferences, and settings, optimize website functionality and enhance user experience.