Global TV (officially stylized as GlobalTV) is an Indonesian private television station based in West Jakarta. It was established on January 1, 1998 and first went on air on May 21, 2002 with MTV programming. The station airs news and sports such as F1 and A1, and also broadcasts MTV programs and Nickelodeon cartoons. GlobalTV has 30 transmission sites covering some 200 cities and towns across the country. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Media Nusantara Citra (MNC), which also owns RCTI and MNCTV.