News From : DagangHalal.com (01 Mar 2010)
KUALA LUMPUR, March 1 (Bernama) — Bernama reporter Nor Baizura Basri has won best halal news write-up at the 1Malaysia 1Halal Award organised by the Malaysian Islamic Development Department (Jakim).
Baizura who is attached to the economic desk won via her news analysis piece ‘Malaysia Must Play Its Cards Well to Penetrate European Halal Mart’ published on March 17, 2008.
She won RM2,000 from DagangAsia Net Sdn Bhd and a certificate from Jakim.
Fellow Bernama reporter Noor Soraya Mohd Jamal won the consolation prize and went home with RM1,000.
The award is part of the 1Malaysia 1Halal campaign held for three days at Masjid Negara.
Baizura said she did not expect to bag the main prize as there were a lot of entries for the award.
She hoped that her writing would help improve the Malaysian halal industry at international level including penetrating the European halal market.