Hong Kong is full of oddities, a throwback to the days of old with many ancient words still in use.
One of the funny ones is the use of "cum" -- long abandoned in the west due to its other "rude" meaning, its still in use in Hong Kong, mostly on some emergency buildings (Fire Station cum Ambulance Depot) and more recently on various Litter cum Recyclables collection bin.
They've been around for a few years now but for some reason, this tiny humourous piece of Hong Kong is leaving us. To my horror of horrors, this morning while walking the dogs I discovered that someone has covered up the cum and replaced it with a /
Its been done with some green tape but it looks professional so I suspect the same thing will happen to all over the territory eventually.
We still have our cum depots so its not all lost but I fear they will be next....