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Which country will make the best use of the ‘travel’ card?

Aruba has one of the most lucrative tourism contracts in the world, but the country has been hit by a series of corruption scandals, including allegations that the state-run airline KLM was profiting off the island nation’s tourism sector.

With more than 60 percent of its residents living below the poverty line, the Caribbean nation is among the most vulnerable to economic collapse.

The country has long struggled with high unemployment and rising crime, and the economic crisis has been compounded by a recent spate of murders.

In May, two men were arrested on suspicion of killing a young woman after a car chase that ended in a shootout.