April 25 (Reuters) - Koninklijke Philips NV:
* Announces intended sale of part of its stake in Philips Lighting
* Launch of an accelerated bookbuild offering to institutional investors of approximately 22.25 million shares in Philips Lighting N.V.
* 22.25 million shares in Philips Lighting N.V. representing approximately 14.8 pct of Philips Lighting's issued share capital
* Offer price and final number of shares sold will be determined by royal philips at conclusion of bookbuilding process and will be announced in separate press release
* Philips Lighting will not receive any proceeds from offering
* ABN Amro, J.P. Morgan, Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking and UBS are acting as joint bookrunners for the transaction Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom:)