Watch Polynésie 1ère Live TV from French Polynesia
General TV Channel / Polynésie 1ère is a public French general television channel near Overseas 1re broadcast in French Polynesia. In return for the installation of nuclear testing center in Mururoa in French Polynesia, the General de Gaulle promises to provide free Polynesian television. In 1963 the implementation studies of TV transmitters were launched and RTF headquarters on Dumont D’Urville Street in Papeete was enlarged in 1964 to accommodate ORTF’s new television studios. The October 3, 1965, the first images of Télé Tahiti are broadcast from the small studio of 45 m2 of the station and can be received from around Papeete to the part of Moorea in front of Tahiti. The channel then broadcasts three hours a day of programs from metropolitan France six months late and national news bulletins from the previous week. A few years later, thanks to the installation of new relay transmitters, a local newscast is broadcast every day of the week.