Haitham Mattar, chief executive, Ras al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority

With the emirate hosting the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference for the first time, Haitham Mattar, chief executive, Ras al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority, speaks to Breaking Travel News about the significance of the event.

With the World Travel Awards Middle East Gala Ceremony also set for the northern most emirate, there is much to discuss.