Asian Treasures

Asian Treasures is a 2007 Philippine television drama adventure series broadcast by GMA Network. The series marked as the first Philippine television drama series to be filmed in Mongolia, Thailand and China, and is one of the most expensive television series in the Philippine television costing more than 140 million Philippine pesos. Directed by Eric Quizon, it stars Angel Locsin and Robin Padilla. It premiered on January 15, 2007 on the network's Telebabad line up replacing Captain Barbell. The series concluded on June 29, 2007 with a total of 118 episodes. It was replaced by Mga Mata ni Anghelita in its timeslot.

Asian Treasures
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Title card
Developed byDon Michael Perez
Written by
  • Des Garbes-Severino
  • Anna Aleta-Nadela
Directed byEric Quizon
Theme music composerTata Betita
Opening theme"Walang Yaman (Mas Hihigit sa 'Yo)" by Cueshé
Country of originPhilippines
Original language(s)Tagalog
No. of episodes118
Executive producer(s)
  • Angie Castrence
  • Edlyn Tallada-Abuel
Production location(s)
Camera setupMultiple-camera setup
Running time30-45 minutes
Production company(s)GMA Entertainment TV
Original networkGMA Network
Picture format480i (SDTV)
Original releaseJanuary 15 (2007-01-15) –
June 29, 2007 (2007-06-29)

The series was released in DVD by GMA Records.

Cast and charactersEdit

Robin Padilla portrays Elias Pinaglabanan.
Angel Locsin portrays Gabriela Agoncillo.
Glaiza de Castro portrays Clara Pinaglabanan.
Eddie Garcia portrays Wakan U. Matadtu.
Lead cast
Supporting cast
Extended cast
Guest cast


According to AGB Nielsen Philippines Mega Manila household ratings, the pilot episode of Asian Treaures earned a 41.8% rating.[2] While the final episode garnered a 38.1% rating.[3] The show had an average rating of 33.0%.


21st PMPC Star Awards for Television


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