VA-based TNS reported that revenue for the first quarter increased 4.4% year-on-year to $65.9 million. The first quarter GAAP net loss was $0.5 million, versus first quarter 2005 GAAP net income of $1.5 million. The Company says earnings were challenged by unexpected expenses related to a reserve for litigation that arose during the first quarter and legal expenses incurred by the special committee of its board of directors. Revenue from the International Services Division increased 5.7% to $23.9 million. Revenue from the Financial Services Division increased 14.6% to $8.4 million. Revenue from the Telecommunication Services Division increased 47.7% to $14.8 million Revenue from the POS Division decreased 18.9% to $18.8 million on 1.31 billion transactions from $23.2 million in the first quarter 2005 on 1.51 billion transactions. During the first quarter TNS won a multi-year contract extension with TSYS Acquiring Solutions for additional domestic and international transaction transport network services. For complete details on TNS’ first quarter results, visit CardData ([www.carddata.com]).