PARIS — India has inaugurated the Satcom Industry Association- India (SIA-India) industry association with words of encouragement from government officials who acknowledged that India’s regulatory thicket still presents a formidable challenge.

You know you’ve got headwinds when government officials sympathize with how tough you’re job will be given the regulatory environment, particularly for broadband deployment.

“It is heartening to see the new-wave companies and private organizations venturing into the business of satellite communication,” said V.K. Saraswat, a member of the government’s . . .

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