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center_img Philippines ‘fires off’ diplomatic protest over Chinese vessels circling Pag-asa Island Also present were Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua and Russian Ambassador Igor Khovaev. /atmMORE STORIESnewsinfoDuterte raises to P5M bounty for killers of Negros copsnewsinfoPACC sets lifestyle check on PCSO board members, ex-GM BalutannewsinfoPalace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spikeMORE STORIESnewsinfoDuterte raises to P5M bounty for killers of Negros copsnewsinfoPACC sets lifestyle check on PCSO board members, ex-GM BalutannewsinfoPalace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike WATCH: The Dowager Countess supercut  MOST READ LATEST STORIES Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque holds a press briefing at the PIA office in Cebu City on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. (Photo from an RTVM video)CEBU CITY — Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque on Saturday downplayed claims that Speaker Pantaleon “Bebot” Alvarez had an “extravagant” weeklong birthday celebration.Skip“I was in the birthday party of the Speaker,” Roque told reporters in an interview at the Philippine Information Agency in Cebu City on Satutday. “It was in the City Hall of Tagum. I don’t think it can be described as ma-garbo because he only availed of the physical facilities of the City Hall of Tagum.”ADVERTISEMENT Read Next View commentslast_img read more