News Headline Summary

Interior department says it would not award BP (BP/ LN) a lease 'unless and until the suspension is resolved'

Update details:

- Earlier today BP was temporarily suspended from new contracts with the US.
- EPA said suspension prevents BP from getting new government contracts, grants or other transactions until it meets business standards.

Print 14:37, 28 Nov 2012 - FTSE 100 - Source: Newswires