Cookie Policy

I. General


We as ASTAŞ Holding A.Ş. (“ASTAŞ”, “we” or the “company”) at and in the address of the website (“website”),,, managed by ASTAŞ, may use technologies such as cookies or pixel tags, flash cookies andweb beacons that enable the recording and collection of certain data on yourcomputer, mobile phone, tablet and similar devices that you use while accessingour mobile applications, electronic platforms and other applications andelectronic mail messages or advertisements we send to you. In this CookiePolicy (“Policy”), the term “cookie” is used to refer to cookies and similartechnologies that may be used by ASTAŞ.


Although it is possible to collect users ' personal data through Cookies, any datacollected through cookies may not qualify as personal data.

In the event of the data obtained through cookies are personal data within the framework of Turkish law,the Policy constitutes the annex of the Website Enlightenment Text. In this context, we recommend that you also read the WebsiteEnlightenment Text to learn about how your personal data may be processed and how you can exercise your rights in this contex.

II. What Is A Cookie?


A cookie is a small text file that is stored in the hard disk on computer, tablet, smartphone or other device when you use your browser to visit an online service. It is used to provide a personalized experience to the visitors and to improve the services offered during the use of the visited website. It can contribute to ease of use when browsing a website.

III. Types Of Cookies


Cookies can be categorized in terms of duration or by the domain name to which they belong.

  • Cookies, if classified in terms of duration, are divided into “Session Cookies” and “Persistent Cookies” :
    • Session Cookies: Session cookies are used in each session where the Website or other applications or environments of the Company are visited and are automatically deleted upon exiting the Site or application. The purpose of such cookies is to ensure the continuity and security of the visit.
    • Persistent Cookies: Permanent cookies are saved on the computer or other device used by the user during access for a predetermined fixed period and are not automatically deleted when the session or application is closed. Persistent cookies are used when we need to remember who you are over more than one session. The purpose of such cookies is to increase the functionality of the site by providing a faster and better service to visitors.
  • If cookies are classified according to the domain name (s) to which they belong, they are divided into Related Party Cookies and Third Party Cookies:
    • Related Party Cookies: Related party cookies refer to cookies placed on the website by the visited area and can only be read by this site.
    • Third Party Cookies: Third party cookies refer to cookies placed by a different area visited. If people outside the visited area place cookies on the user's device through the visited area, there is a third-party cookie.

IV. Purposes Of Use Of Cookies


As ASTAŞ, we can use cookies that we use on our websites, platforms, applications, advertising and messages for the purposes specified below:

  • Operational uses: We may use cookies that are deemed necessary for the control and security of our websites, platforms, applications or services. Examples of cookies used for operational purposes are technologies that allow the use of functions on the website, applications and platforms, and cookies used to detect irregular behavior in these channels.
  • Uses for functionality: We may use necessary cookies to facilitate the use of our websites, platforms, applications or services or to customize them for our users. Examples of technologies that enable us to remember user information and preferences are cookies that use functionality.
  • Performance-oriented uses: We may also use the necessary cookies to increase and measure the performance of our websites, platforms, applications or services. Examples of cookies used for this purpose; Technologies that allow us to understand how users use our websites, applications, platforms and services, and analyze user behavior, that allow us to understand whether they interact with the messages we send with cookies.
  • Uses for advertising purposes: We may use related party cookies and third party cookies in order to transmit advertisements and similar content aimed at the interests of the users through the website, platform and applications belonging to the Company or third parties. Examples of uses for advertising purposes are cookies that measure the effectiveness of ads and cookies that show whether a particular ad has been clicked or how many times the ad has been viewed.

V. Decline And Delete Cookies


Most browsers are set to automatically accept cookies by default. However, users can decline or delete cookies at any time by changing their browser settings. The method of changing the settings varies according to the browser, and how to disable cookies should be learned from the service provider for the browser. You can generally decline cookies in the following ways:

  • Changing your browser settings to notify you when you receive cookies,
  • Disabling existing cookies,
  • Setting your browser to automatically decline cookies.

We would like to point out that if cookies are disabled, you may not be able to use some features of our websites, applications, platforms, or services.

You can change your browser's settings by clicking the corresponding link in the table below.

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VI. Authorized Service Providers


As ASTAŞ, we can get assistance from some service providers authorized by us for the execution and promotion of our website, platforms, applications and services. These service providers authorized by our company can also place cookies and similar technologies (third party cookies) on users' computers and other devices and collect information such as IP address, unique identifier and device identifier to identify the user device.

VII. Cookies Used By Astaş


Operational, functional and performance cookies used by ASTAŞ:

  • It does not harm your computer, does not contain viruses.
  • It is mandatory to use the website interface and features as desired.
  • It helps us to gather statistical data and develop content in line with this data by enabling us to understand how the website is used by visitors.
  • It allows you to speed up the activities during your future visits.
  • Under any circumstances we do not collect, store and process data that we can identify you, and it does not qualify as personal data.

Targeting and advertising cookies, on the other hand, are used within the scope of our legitimate interests and with the necessary legal commitments, in order to personalize the ads and analyze the traffic of the site, on condition that they do not harm your fundamental rights and freedoms. In the table below, you can find information about the cookie used by ASTAŞ and the purpose of use of the cookie.


Name Of Cookie Purpose Of Cookie
Google Analytics


  • Links to the Internet Site,
  • Their numbers and their distribution according to the areas on the Website,
  • It is a type of cookie used for identification purposes of the tabs they are interested in and the time they spend on the Website.

VIII. Third Party Site, Products And Services

<palign="justify">Our websites, platforms or applications may contain links to third party websites, products and services. These links are subject to the cookies andprivacy policies of third parties, and it should be aware that third partiesand third party sites are independent from ASTAŞ and ASTAŞ is not responsiblefor third party cookies and privacy practices. In case of visiting the linkedwebsites, we recommend reading the cookies and privacy policies of these sites.