The visiting delegation from the Public Authority for Applied Education and Training (PAAET) met with Kuwaiti Consul General in Milano Sami Abdelaziz Al-Hamad, who stressed the importance of securing Kuwait good repute through higher education and qualification for its nationals. The student delegation is on a tour of several universities, institutes, educational institutions, and cultural and industrial institutions in Italy. The consulate statement in this regard pointed out that the students are of different majors and the delegation is headed by Dean of Student Care and Activities Dr. Khalifah Bahbahani. The consul general received the delegation at the Consulate building in Milano, it added. The aim of the tour, it said, is for the students to experience some of the cultural and scientific landmarks of Italy, which has a rich history and enjoys a leading standing among peer countries in Europe. The consul general also briefed the students on aspects of the work of diplomatic missions in general, and work at the consulate in Milano in particular. The delegation came to Rome May 29 as part of the PAAET student activities program and the 10 students are from five faculties and specialized institutes. Italy had been chosen as the destination of the visit for its wealth of both advanced scientific and industrial institutions and prestigious and time-honored educational and cultural institutions.