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UK finance minister: I'm concerned energy crisis could scar businesses

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Zahawi visits an ASDA supermarket, in London

LONDON (Reuters) - British finance minister Nadhim Zahawi said he was very concerned that energy price rises could have a scarring effect on businesses.

"I'm very concerned of the scarring effect on businesses," he told reporters.

(Reporting by Farouq Suleiman, editing by William James)