BP (BP +4.5%) says it will suspend consultations with Gazprom (OGZPY.PK) over a possible...

|About: BP p.l.c. (BP)|By:, SA News Editor

BP (BP +4.5%) says it will suspend consultations with Gazprom (OGZPY.PK) over a possible pipeline to supply Russian gas to the U.K. after its troublesome Russian oil partners refused to allow the talks. This week, BP reportedly was denied when it asked for a waiver to allow discussions on possibly participating in the Nord Stream project.