A joint meeting between the National Ferries Company (NFC) and the Executive Management of Rashid Port was held in Dubai to complete discussion of technical and logistic details to operate Khasab-Dubai Route in the upcoming period

Read more: NFC Discusses Details of Khasab-Dubai Route

First trip on Khasab –Qeshm - Bandar Abbasto be launched on 28 July 2016

Read more: First trip on Khasab –Qeshm - Bandar Abbas to be launched on 28 July 2016

(NFC) announced on Monday that it will start operations to Bandar Abbas and Qeshm Island in Iran from July 28. Mehdi bin Mohammed al Abdawani, CEO of NFC said that the launch will be held to mark sultanate’s celebrations of the Renaissance Day.

Read more: NFC to launch Iran services on July 28

NFC has joined forces with the UK-based Direct Ferries portal to make ferry travel in Oman accessible to travellers around the world. Direct Ferries (www.directferries.co.uk) provides bookings for ferry crossings in over 211 countries and islands..

Read more: NFC ties up with UK-based portal for service bookings

Ferry trips registered a rise in passengers to 51,824 during the first quarter of 2016, an increase of 15.23 per cent,

compared with 42,083 passengers in the same period of 2015

Read more: NFC transports 51,000 passengers, 12,000 vehicles