The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research announced the number of researches published in Scopes' global database exceeded 36,000. Dr. Ghassan Hamid Abdul Majeed, Director General of Research and Development Department, said that the number of registered researches of Iraq in Scopes' global data exceeded 36,000, making a jump to the world's 71st site. He pointed out that the World Organization Scopes issued on this occasion a statistical report regarding the number of research for one hundred and fifty-nine countries participating in the databases. He added that Iraq last year occupied the sequence (76) globally, while booking the tenth site in Arabic.