Issam Kazim, chief executive, Dubai Tourism

With the Dubai Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing recently announcing an ambition to welcome 25 million visitors per annum by 2025, Issam Kazim, chief executive of the organisation, here tells Breaking Travel News where the extra guests are going to come from.

Also up for discussion are the impact of the new Al Maktoum International Airport and the developing family travel sector in the emirate.