PTIC-Taipei in collaboration with Philippine Franchise Association (PFA) and Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO) Labor Affairs Office organized a Franchise Opportunity Seminar on April 7, 2013 at the MECO-Taipei Activity Hall. PFA Vice Chairman Bing Sibal-Limjoco was the main lecturer for the said seminar. Over 40 Taiwan-base Overseas Filipinos (OFs) attended. The seminar included topics such as: Choosing the right franchise business, financial literacy, pitfalls of franchising, using franchising as tool for new business ideas. Through this activity, more overseas Filipinos base in Taipei were encouraged to look at entrepreneurship as a viable livelihood source after their employment stint abroad.