Diebold reported first quarter revenue of $623.7 million, up 16.5% from the first quarter of 2005. Net income for the first quarter was $12.7 million, compared to net income of $27.9 million in the first quarter of 2005. Financial self-service revenue was up 3.9% in the quarter with EMEA showing an increase of 50% and Asia Pacific up 9.6%, partially offset by a decline of 6.8% in the Americas. The Company recently initiated its multi-year profit improvement plan that encompasses a $100 million reduction in the company’s cost structure by 2008. A major component of this initiative is to establish a new manufacturing operation for financial self-service terminals and related components in the Eastern European region. For complete details on Diebold’s first quarter, visit CardData ([www.carddata.com]).