Corporate and agency event planners give their views on the emirate's venues, location and activities.
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C&IT designs a sample two-day itinerary for event planners in Dubai, featuring an aerial tour and a visit to the desert for some camel riding, falconry and henna painting.
A stream of new hotels, a Mall of the World and the largest airport on the planet are all in Dubai's pipeline.
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