Televisi Republik Indonesia (TVRI) is the first television station inIndonesia, which airs on August 23, 1962 Publish its inauguralbroadcast ceremony of Indonesian Independence Day Celebrationof the 17th of the State Palace in Jakarta. This broadcast is still ablack and white. TVRI then cover the Asian Games held in Jakarta.
TVRI first ever serve ads in a special show with the title of the eventMana Like Releases Commerce (twice daily). In the 80s and 90sare not allowed to serve ads TVRI nayang ads only in east Jakarta,and finally back TVRI serve ads. TVRI status today is the PublicBroadcasting Institution. Some operating costs are still borne bythe state TVRI.
TVRI monopoly on television broadcasting in Indonesia before theyear 1989 when it established the first private TV station RCTI inJakarta, and SCTV in 1990 in Surabaya.wiki