The center covering on an area of 5,000 sq.m includes classes, a library, a dormitory, a canteen and a sports ground. The school has a capacity of around 1,000 students.
The construction costs at VND150 billion (US$6.6 million) by the Saigon International Services Company (Saigon Inserco).
The center aims to help laborers who will work in Japan gain skills of Japanese language..
Speaking at the inauguration ceremony, Nguyen Gia Liem, deputy head of the Overseas Labor Management Department under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, said that till now, there are more than 100,000 Vietnamese laborers working in Japan. He recognized the importance of Japanese language training for employees.
Saigon Inserco annually sends nearly 1,000 workers to Japan, with monthly salary from VND20 million to VND35 million.