Legal Notes


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The editors of the website will strive to provide information that is as accurate and updated as possible. However, the contents may not always be exhaustive, complete or updated. Any reports of such instances can be sent to the e-mail address

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The Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities reserves the right to amend the contents of the legal notes at any time and without prior notice. The User is, therefore, invited to view these regularly.

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