Thomson ReutersJanuary 28, 2013 05:30
* HSI +0.4 pct, H-shares +0.8 pct, CSI300 +3.1 pct
* HSI stymied again at resistance at May 2011 high
* China banks, brokers gain on policy cues
* China Cosco hammered after profit warning
By Clement Tan
HONG KONG, Jan 28 (Reuters) - China shares jumped to their best day in two weeks on Monday, sparking Hong Kong gains, as investors welcomed comments by a senior central bank official seen as a tacit admission that bank profits need to be protected.