Haitham Mattar, chief executive, Ras al Khaimah Tourist Board

With the destination breaking new ground in visitor figures, expanding its leading attractions, and welcoming a host of new properties, there is much to discuss as Breaking Travel News catches up with Haitham Mattar, chief executive of the Ras al Khaimah Tourist Board, during ITB Berlin.

With the emirate also set to host the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference and World Travel Awards, it is an exciting time in the destination.