Oman's state-owned National Ferries Co (NFC) is set to launch a fast ferry service between the country's northern port of Khasab and Iran's Bander Abbas, Times of Oman has reported. The firm also plans to link Khasab with Dubai through a similar fast ferry service. "We are ready to start the service at any time. After getting a green signal, we will start service between Khasab and Bander Abbas. It is only a matter of completing some formalities between the two countries," Mahdi Al Abdwani, chairman of NFC, said.