(Adds Bayer sale)
July 25 (Reuters) - The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media on Wednesday:
* Germany’s largest drugmaker Bayer AG is in talks to sell its blood glucose meters business, Financial Times Deutschland reported, citing industry and financial sources.
* Norddeutsche Landesbank, one of Germany's biggest Landesbanken, is expected to reveal on Wednesday that it has struck a deal to have a 15 billion euro ($18.13 billion)portfolio of assets part-guaranteed by its two state owners - the Länder governments of Lower Saxony and Saxony Anhalt, the Financial Times reported. link.reuters.com/zab69s
* Philippine Airlines Inc plans to beef up its capital by another $500 million "in the near future" to fund a fleet modernization program intended to bring the storied flag carrier back to profitability amid a highly competitive environment, reported the Inquirer. link.reuters.com/tuz59s
$1 = 0.8275 euros Compiled by Shilpa Hinduja in Bangalore; Editing by Jijo Jacob and Jane Merriman