The government advises everyone to wear a face mask in public space, when a distance of 1.5 meters cannot be kept. A list of clubs and shops has been released where possible infections have occurred. People who have attended any of the venues in the past fourteen days are asked to voluntarily go into quarantine.
The Aruban government wants to do everything it can to prevent further spread. But experts fear that many more people have already been infected. Curaçao has now closed its borders with the neighboring island of Aruba.